Epidemiology Course


Course Code: PCC – EPI 904




Epidemiology is the most fundamental of the health sciences. This course addresses introduction to epidemiology, measuring health and disease, epidemiology studies, basic biostatistical concepts, causation in epidemiology, epidemiology of non-communicable diseases, epidemiology of communicable diseases, clinical epidemiology, environmental and occupational epidemiology, and health policy and planning.


This is a comprehensive course is built around the provided textbook Basic Epidemiology (2nd ed) by R. Bonita, R. Beaglehole, T. Kjellström, and WHO; 2006. Academic credit earned is 6 credit hours. Sample the INMED learning experience with this 15-minute Free Demo Short Self-Paced Course.


Filipino children gather for vaccination day


Competency Objectives


At the completion of the INMED Epidemiology Course, learners will be able to demonstrate using analysis, case-studies and simulation the:



Time Frames


This course includes 8 weeks of structured learning, assignments which are due each Sunday night, online meetings with course faculty, and a scheduled virtual-classroom final exam. Please view the Course Syllabus.


Course Faculty


Joe LeMaster, MD, MPH