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Analyze and interpret scientific concepts, methods, and tools of data collection, to develop evidence-based strategies that positively impact public health.
Evaluate strategies, interventions, and programs to reduce disease risks and promote public health well-being in diverse populations.
Promote interprofessional leadership by applying team building, negotiation, and conflict management.
Design ethical and equitable policies and practices that advance public health.
Provide clear, concise epidemiological information to policy makers, professionals, and lay audiences.
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Capella’s Post-Master’s Certificate in Epidemiology can help you expand your skills to make a positive impact on public health in the US and around the world.
Applied Methods in Epidemiology
In this course, learners analyze the application of epidemiological
research methodologies and practices to address public health issues
in diverse populations. Through the use of these methods as public
health practitioners, learners enhance their knowledge of the
appropriate research designs used in epidemiology and how to integrate
and evaluate public health data. Learners also evaluate the effects of
designed evidence-based interventions and related policy
|6 quarter credits|
Epidemiological Issues in Urban and Rural Health
In this course, learners evaluate critical issues in urban and rural
health from an epidemiological perspective. Learners examine
epidemiological research and associated research methodologies and
practices and use them to identify the determinants of health
disparities in urban and rural populations. Learners also analyze the
physical, environmental, psychosocial, and occupational factors unique
to urban and rural areas and evaluate communication and collaborative
strategies used to effectively allocate resources and plan for the
health needs of geographically diverse populations.
|6 quarter credits|
Chronic and Infectious Diseases in Epidemiology
Learners in this course study chronic and infectious disease case
studies to gain a better understanding of disease syndromes, their
causes, and associated prevention strategies. Learners analyze the
genetic, biological, molecular, environmental, psychosocial, and
occupational factors that contribute to chronic and infectious disease
prevalence across diverse populations and the collaborative strategies
used to create public health solutions that address those factors.
Learners also examine research methodologies and evidence-based
practices for conducting outbreak investigations, developing diseases
surveillance systems, evaluating transmission patterns, assessing
intervention strategies, and using technology and multimedia to
organize and present research findings.
|6 quarter credits|
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Take a closer look at the work of epidemiologists and potential career opportunities in the field.
Epidemiologists are front and center in tackling the world’s most challenging health concerns
From ongoing research initiatives to effectively communicating information to diverse populations, public health officials play a vital role in combating infectious diseases.
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