Advanced Topics in Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology
- East Baltimore
- 4th term
- 2 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2021 - 2022
- Instruction Method:
- Class Times:
- Tuesday, 8:30 - 10:20am
Provides a forum for in-depth discussion of current research on cardiovascular diseases etiology. Selected topics, to be chosen together by students and faculty, include the major factors predicting coronary heart disease and stroke. Students review literature and present to the class information on specific hypotheses and their biological plausibilty, and evaluate the population-based evidence to support them.
- Learning Objectives:
- Gain familiarity with research challenges in cardiovascular research
- Apply epidemiologic methods to address these challenges
- Methods of Assessment:
Student evaluation is based on class presentations and general class participation.
- Instructor Consent:
Consent required for some students
- Consent Note:
Dr. Sharrett requires pre-screening of non-CVD degree students.
- For consent, contact: