Description
INJURY EPIDEMIOLOGY
This introductory course in injury epidemiology will address injury epidemiology, and concepts in basic epidemiology and biostatistics related to injury surveillance, prevention and control. The epidemiological perspective of injuries will address the concepts in the Haddon's matrix and classic epidemiologic triad; current injury epidemiology research needs and injury as a public health issue. Topics addressed will include epidemiology of injuries in developed and developing countries, and injuries in vulnerable populations.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
HRS 2017
Academic Group
Sch of Hlth & Rehab Scs
Academic Organization
SHRS - Graduate Education
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PLAN: Sports Medicine (MSSPM-SP)
Typically Offered
Fall