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Course Detail

Degree
Doctor
Standard Academic Year
Doctor 1st year
Course delivery methods
face-to-face
Subject
Medicine & dentistry
Program
School
Faculty of Medicine and Health Care
Department
Campus
Timiryazev
Classroom
Course Offering Year
Course Offering Month
September - December
Weekday and Period
Capacity
Credits
3
Language
English
Course Number

Epidemiology Al-Farabi Kazakh National University

Course Overview

This course aims to help graduate students gain basic skills in critical appraisal of the relevant scientific literature in non-communicable and communicable diseases epidemiology and understand the main concepts of high-quality study design and evaluation.

Learning Achievement

A student will have basic knowledge on clinical epidemiology, literature search tips, main study designs, exposure and outcomes assessment and verification.

Competence

Course prerequisites

Biostatistics

Grading Philosophy

Exams (25%), Activity in classromm (75%)

Course schedule

Week1: Introduction to class. Clinical epidemiology as a field and evidence-based medicine as a tool Week2: Data processing and analysis during clinical epidemiological studies Week3: Epidemiological methods in clinical epidemiology. PICO.

Course type

Online Course Requirement

Instructor

Denis Vinnikov

Other information

Al-Farabi Kazakh National University

Site for Inquiry

Please inquire about the courses at the address below.

Contact person: Denis.Vinnikov@kaznu.kz