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

Nora Döring

DIS Stockholm Semester Faculty

MSc (Epidemiology) and MSc (European Public Health) from Maastricht University, the Netherlands.  Doctoral student in the department of Public Health Sciences at the Karolinska Institutet with a research focus on the prevention and societal consequences of childhood obesity (2013-present). Research fellow in health politics at Maastricht University (2011-2013). With DIS since 2017.