Epidemiology: Danish Case StudiesSemester Course

Epidemiology: Danish Case Studies, Semester Course
Major Discipline(s)
Pre-Medicine / Health Science, Public Health
Type
Elective Course
Available
Fall/Spring semester
Credit(s)
3

Epidemiology is a cornerstone of public health science. Through case studies, including the recent outbreak of COVID-19, the central concepts of epidemiology, epidemiological research, and reasoning come to life. You analyze and assess epidemiologic studies of the Danish population and explore the value of the renowned Danish population-based registers. Throughout the course, you also discuss how epidemiology contributes to the large body of public health research and informs decision making in the field.

Related Discipline(s)

This course would also be of interest to the following discipline(s):
Global Health

Faculty

My von Euler-Chelpin

DIS Copenhagen Semester Faculty

Ph.D. (Public Health, University of Copenhagen, 2007). Research Consultant at UNESCO, Paris and Nairobi, and International Committee of the Red Cross, 1986-2002. Assistant Professor, Center for Epidemiology and Screening, University of Copenhagen, 2002–present. With DIS since 2011.

Public Health, My Catarina von Euler Chelpin