Reading Epidemiologic Literature: Unit 1


This presentation by Amy Sayle, PhD, MPH, gives you an overview of scientific writing and strategies for reading epidemiologic literature.

Target Audience
These learning modules are applicable to all public health, medical, veterinary, pharmacy, emergency management, hospital and other professionals interested in public health preparedness. These modules are created by faculty and guest lecturers at the UNC-CH School of Public Health and are equivalent to graduate level content.

Educational Objectives
Be able to define epidemiology
Understand the structure of a typical epidemiology journal article
Learn strategies for reading an epidemiology article

This course is provided by the North Carolina Public Health Preparedness Center. You will need to complete a separate registration to have access to this course. Click the course title, then choose register on the course page. When you have finished, print off your certificate from North Carolina, then return to the LMS and choose Mark Complete from the action menu in the Learning Plan in your Workspace.