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Introduction to Epidemiology and Study Designs

University of Zurich

14.05.2020 - 18.05.2020


University of Bern

Course Content
  • Basic terms in demography (sex and age structure of the population, birth and death rates, life expectancy and infant mortality)
  • Study designs we cover: Cross-sectional, cohort and case-control studies, intervention studies and diagnostic accuracy studies
  • Basic quantities in epidemiology: Prevalence, incidence rates (crude and age-adjusted), risk ratio, risk difference, number needed to treat, odds ratio, sensitivity, specificity

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Type of degree
Certificate of attendance, MPH, Certificate of completion
Education form
Full Time

CHF 1.100,00

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Manfred Müller


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