About the Department

Course Overview

The Department of Epidemiology offers a total of 71 courses including 17 methods courses, 8 seminar courses and 36 substantive courses. Substantive courses in the department consist of a wide range of topics such as Cancer Epidemiology, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Reproductive Epidemiology and Cardiovascular Epidemiology.

Degrees Offered

Master of Public Health 45 credit | Online
Master of Science 42.5 credit | Summer Only

Master of Science 42.5 credit | Academic Year
Master of Science 80 credit | Epidemiology
Master of Science 80 credit | Computational Biology and Quantitative Genetics
Doctor of Science

Faculty & Academic Appointments

20 Primary Faculty – 8 Tenured
9 Associate/Assistant
50 Secondary Appointments
26 Adjunct
1 Visiting
3 Emeritus

Student Information

82 Doctor of Science
6 Doctor of Public Health
43 Master of Science (2-year)
33 Master of Science (1-year)

Major Research Areas

Cancer Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention
Cardiovascular Epidemiology
Clinical Epidemiology
Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology
Epidemiologic Methods
Epidemiology of Aging
Infectious Disease Epidemiology
Genetic Epidemiology and Statistical Genetics
Neuro-Psychiatric Epidemiology
Nutritional Epidemiology
Reproductive, Perinatal, and Pediatric Epidemiology

Global Research

Ethiopia, Chile, Tanzania, Peru, Sweden, South Africa, Iceland

Major Programs, Centers, & Affiliations


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