340.863.01 Doctoral Seminars in Epidemiology
- 3rd term
- 3 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2012 - 2013
- East Baltimore
- Class Times:
- Tuesday, 3:30 - 5:20pm
340.751-754 and department written comprehensive exam.
Provides a forum in which the doctoral students present and discuss papers on topics relative to epidemiologic principles and practice. Proposed topics include issues in measurement, causal reasoning, confounding, and multilevel modeling. Faculty guides the selection of topics and readings, and facilitates active dialog among seminar participants.
- Learning Objectives:
- discuss epidemiology research, controversies, ethics, and help form their professional identities
- Methods of Assessment:
Student evaluation is based on a paper, presentations, and classroom discussion.
- Enrollment Restriction:
post-comprehensive, second year doctoral students in Epidemiology
- Instructor Consent:
Consent required for all students
- Consent Note:
Enrollment restricted to 2nd year Epidemiology doctoral students
- For consent, contact:
- Special Comments:
Students will write their dissertation proposals during this term. Group will meet 2 -3x during the term.