2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021) 
    
    Nov 29, 2021  
2021–2022 Walden University Catalog (September 2021)
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PHLT 8522 - Epidemiological Investigations♦


(5 cr.)
This course introduces epidemiologic methods used to solve health related problems. Students gain knowledge in field epidemiology, surveillance, traceback studies, environmental health assessments, rapid assessments, and contact tracing through case studies of actual epidemiological investigations. Resources that are critical to epidemiological investigations are presented, such as public health laboratories, incident command system, and geographic information systems. Topics will range from Cyclosporiasis and Salmonella, to HIV and COVID-19.
Prerequisites
  • PHLT 8006 or PHLT 8011

♦ Students may take this as a non-degree course, which means they do not have to be enrolled in a program. Contact an enrollment specialist [1-866-492-5336 (U.S.);1-443-627-7222 (toll)] for more information.



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