340.662.17 EPIDEMIOLOGY OF TOBACCO CONTROL
- Erika Tang
Applies epidemiologic principles to address questions relevant to tobacco control and tobacco-related research. Includes topics such as studying the determinants of tobacco use and cessation patterns, surveillance of tobacco-related indicators, interpreting burden of disease estimates, and evaluating the impact of tobacco control policies. After learning these epidemiologic principles, students apply these new skills through hands-on analysis of tobacco control surveillance data.
Students must have prior exposure to epidemiology through coursework or professional experience