Courses Taught by Aubree Gordon

EPID601: Principles and Methods of Epidemiology

  • Graduate level
  • Fall term(s)
  • 4 Credit Hour(s)
  • Instructor(s): Gordon, Aubree
  • Offered every year
  • Last offered Fall 2015
  • Prerequisites: Previous or concurrent enrollment in Biostat 523 or equiv; Epid 600 or 503 is recommended but not required
  • Description: Epid 601 is a comprehensive course in the basic concepts, principles, and methods of population-based epidemiologic research, which serves as a foundation for subsequent courses in epidemiology, biomedical research, and quantitative methods. Class topics expand on those covered in Epid 600. Emphasis is given to study design, quantitative measures, statistical analysis, data quality, sources of bias, and causal inference. The general approach of this course is both theoretical and quantitative, focusing on the investigation of disease etiology and other causal relations in public health and medicine.
  • Syllabus for EPID601
Concentration Competencies that EPID601 Allows Assessment On
Department Program Degree Competency Specific course(s) that allow assessment
EHS Industrial Hygiene MS Analyze, interpret, and apply statistical and epidemiological data EPID503, EPID601, Thesis

EPID605: Infectious Disease Epidemiology

  • Graduate level
  • Fall term(s)
  • 3 Credit Hour(s)
  • Instructor(s): Gordon, Aubree
  • Offered every year
  • Last offered Fall 2018
  • Prerequisites: EPID 503 or EPID 600
  • Undergraduates are allowed to enroll in this course.
  • Description: Introduction to disease and transmission characteristics, and the descriptive epidemiology of infectious agents. This course will help students to understand the theoretical basis of pathogen transmission and what factors determine patterns of disease occurrence. Students will learn how to apply this understanding to disease prevention and control.
  • Syllabus for EPID605