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EPI 201 - Introduction to Epidemiology: Methods I or return to Course Catalog Search

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Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public HealthEpidemiologyMurray Mittleman
TermDay and TimeLocation
Fall 1 2017  (show academic calendar)TuTh   11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.Kresge 502 (HSPH)
2.5  (show credit conversion for other schools)
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EPI201 introduces the principles and methods used in epidemiologic research. The course discusses the conceptual and practical issues encountered in the design and analysis of epidemiologic studies for description and causal inference. EPI201 is the first course in the series of methods courses designed for students majoring in Epidemiology, Biostatistics and related fields, and those interested in a detailed introduction to the design and conduct of epidemiologic studies. Students who take EPI201 are expected to take EPI202 (Methods II). Course Note: Thursday or Friday lab required. Course is mutually exclusive with EPI200, EPI208, EPI500, and ID200. You may not take both this course and any of those courses.


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