Course: Fundamentals of Epidemiology I

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Topic Activities
Module 1: Roles of Quantitative Methods in Public Health
1 Biostatistics and Epidemiology within the Paradigm of Public Health (Diener-West) Lecture 1
2 Epidemiologic Investigation (Kanchanaraksa) Lecture 2

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3 Exploratory Data Analysis (Diener-West) Lecture 3
4 Tables and Graphs (Diener-West) Lecture 4
Module 2: Quantifying and Comparing Public Health Measures
5 Summary Measures [Ratio, Proportion, Rate] (Diener-West) Lecture 5
6 Indices of Morbidity and Mortality (Kanchanaraksa) Lecture 6
7 Direct and Indirect Methods of Adjustment (Diener-West) Lecture 7
Module 3: Quantifying the Natural History of Disease
8 Life Tables (Diener-West) Lecture 8
9 Measures of Prognosis (Diener-West, Kanchanaraksa) Lecture 9
Module 4: Probability Concepts and their Use in Evaluation of Diagnostic and Screening Tests
10 Probability Concepts (Diener-West) Lecture 10
11 Evaluation of Diagnostic and Screening Tests: Validity and Reliability (Kanchanaraksa) Lecture 11