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Epidemiology for the Canterbury Community with Head of School Rachel Stone

Schedule (subject to change)

All webinar sessions will be held at 4:30 p.m. EST
April 28: The Discipline of Epidemiology
  • Enduring Epidemiological Understandings
  • Descriptive Epidemiology: Observations, Patterns & Hypotheses (Anecdote → Science)
  • John Snow: The Father of Epidemiology

May 5: Public Health Framework
  • Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Prevention
  • Public Health Infrastructure & Surveillance
  • Determinants of Health

May 12: Study Designs
  • Analytic Epidemiology: Study Designs, Data Collection & Outcomes
  • Association vs. Causation; Causal Criteria
  • Randomized Control Trials
  • Ethics in Public Health
May 19: Magnitude & Points of Intersection
  • Public Health as “16-Dimensional Chess”
  • The Levels of Magnitude of September 11, 2001 & of COVID-19