International Applied Epidemiology Course


This basic course in epidemiology is directed at public health professionals from countries other than the United States. Its content includes presentations and discussions of epidemiologic principles, basic statistical analysis, public health surveillance, field investigations, surveys and sampling, and discussions of the epidemiologic aspects of current major public health problems in international health. Included are s mall group discussions of epidemiologic case exercises based on field investigations. Participants are encouraged to give a short presentation reviewing some epidemiologic data from their own country. Computer training using Epi-Info, a software program developed at CDC and WHO for epidemiologists is included. Prerequisites: Familiarity with the vocabulary and principles of basic epidemiology; participants are recommended to complete CDC's Principle's of Epidemiology self-study course or equivalent.

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Continuing Education Information

Certificate of attendance will be issued upon completion of this course

  • When

  • Monday, September 24, 2018 - Friday, October 19, 2018
    8:30 AM - 5:30 AM
    Eastern Time Zone

  • Where

  • Claudia Nance Rollins Auditorium
    Rollins School of Public Health
    1518 Clifton Rd.
    CNR 6001
    Atlanta, Georgia 30322

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