Courses Details

EPID582: Molecular Epidemiology And Pathogen Genomics

  • Graduate level
  • Residential
  • Winter term(s) for residential students;
  • 3 credit hour(s) for residential students;
  • Instructor(s): Evan Snitkin (Residential);
  • Offered Every Winter
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Description: Provides applied training in the generation, analysis, and interpretation of pathogen genomic data in the context of infectious disease outbreaks. Lectures will be reinforced with group projects, journal clubs and extensive hands-on training. Familiarity with the command-line and R basics is a plus, but course will assume no prior background.
  • Learning Objectives: Not applicable
  • Syllabus for EPID582
Concentration Competencies that EPID582 Allows Assessment On
Department Program Degree Competency Specific course(s) that allow assessment
EPID Hospital and Molecular Epidemiology MPH Evaluate the use of different molecular tools in an outbreak investigation EPID582
EPID Hospital and Molecular Epidemiology MPH Appropriately interpret the results of a molecular measure used in an epidemiologic study EPID582