Epidemiology: Swedish Case StudiesSemester Course

Epidemiology: Swedish Case Studies, Elective course at DIS Stockholm
Major Discipline(s)
Pre-Medicine / Health Science, Public Health
Type
Elective Course
Available
Fall/Spring semester
Credit(s)
3

This course focuses on the central concepts of epidemiology and the different study designs available. You analyze and assess epidemiologic studies of health status in the Swedish population and explore the value of the renowned Swedish population-based registers. Throughout the course, you 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

Melody Almroth

DIS Stockholm Semester Faculty

Melody Almroth, Bachelor of Arts in Social Science from Portland State University (2010), Master of Public Health from Umeå University (2014). 2015-present, doctoral student at the Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet with a research focus on academic expectations and adolescent mental health, dissertation defense scheduled for December 2019. With DIS since 2019.