ID215: Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology
This course examines application of epidemiologic methods to environmental and occupational health problems. Objectives are to review methods used in evaluating the health effects of physical and chemical agents in the environment, to review available evidence on the health effects of such exposures, and to consider policy questions raised by the scientific evidence. Topics include lectures on methodology, seminars on the review and criticism of current literature, and presentations by outside experts on specific environmental and occupational health issues of current interest.
Prerequisites: ID538 or [(BIO200 or ID200 or BIO202+203 or BIO 206+207/8/9) and (EPI200 or EPI208 or EPI500 or EPI505)]