Epidemiology – Track Down the Cause and Spread of Disease
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- December 23, 2020
- Graduate Students
Interested in being the one who works to analyze a cause and spread of a disease across a population?
By breaking down the steps to trace the origin, identifying the spread, and creating a plan to prevent an outbreak, your work as an epidemiology professionals will help to stop the spread to a serious pandemic. Sounds familiar? Being in the crucial role of an epidemiology professional, you will be able to go back to the beginning to figure out how a pandemic starts and work to help stop something like that from happening again.
Epidemiology professionals assist with collecting and analyzing data associated with disease, illness, and injury in specified areas. A key role within this profession is to understand the public health concerns to create effective treatment and prevention services to the community.
The Master’s of Public Health program at Daemen allows you the opportunity to specialize your curriculum to fit the needs of this particular career path. As a student, you will continue to grow your foundation within public health and your courses will be more designed to fit the needs of your track.
Some of the specific courses you will be taking include:
- Advanced Epidemiology
- Advanced Biostatistics
- Chronic Diseases, A Lifecourse Approach
- Infectious Disease Epidemiology
Daemen prepares students to understand math and statistical data, discover the important details, and enhance their critical and scientific skills to best fight against disease. Our faculty’s strong connection to the students and our local community will prepare students to become an instrumental part of public health locally, nationally, and globally.
To learn more about our program, scholarships, and admissions requirements, connect with Daemen College Graduate Admissions today.