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PGIMER, Chandigarh PGIMER, Chandigarh

Introduction to Epidemiology

  • Dr. Kapil Goel
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6 Students
Introduction to Epidemiology

About the Course

This course introduces students to the foundational concepts of epidemiology. This course explores the definition and uses of epidemiology, focusing on its critical role in public health. The module also covers the basic epidemiological approach of counting cases, dividing by the population at risk, and comparing these measures to identify patterns and causes of health issues. By the end of the module, students will be equipped to understand meaning of epidemiology and contribute to the prevention and control of health problems in communities.

Dr. Kapil Goel

Assistant Professor
Community Medicine and School of Public Health PGIMER, Chandigarh
1 course(s) 6 students
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