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Epidemiology

Epidemiology is the cornerstone of public health, pursuing insights into the causes, distribution, and prevention of disease in populations. We conduct innovative, interdisciplinary research with a broad cells-to-society approach to questions about population health. 

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Epi Student Handbook

Epi student handbook
This guide will help you smoothly navigate through your epidemiology degree program. Read more

Doing Good Science for Population Health


For Vienna McLeod, MPH '16, who studied the microbiome, physical activity, and how nutrition affects cancer risk, epidemiology is an applied science.