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NURS 547/647 Introduction to Epidemiology and Population Health
Credit hours: 3 per Quarter
Cluster: Diverse and Vulnerable Populations, Nurse Education


Course Level: Masters Foundational

Course Type: Masters


Course Open to: all

Institution:Oregon Health & Science University

Pre-requisites: Graduate Standing

Course Description: In this course, students will gain introductory knowledge of epidemiologic principles and their practical application to health and health care. Students will apply epidemiologic methods to answer questions about the distribution of disease, death, disability and risk exposures in populations. The concepts of rates, risk, study design, and causal relationships between exposures and health outcomes as they pertain to select populations will be introduced.


Method of Instruction: Online

Delivery Platform: Sakai

Campus visits required: 0

Course Contact: Kate Wildeck



Tuition: 550.00 per quarter credit


Other considerations: None


Available Seats by Semester for this course:



Section: 1
Instructor: Deb Messecar
Seats: 3
Credits: 3 / Quarter
Start Date: 04-01-19
End Date: 06-21-19

Funding to develop this project was provided in part by the U.S. Department of Education's Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education
and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
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