Apr 08, 2020  
Graduate Catalog-Handbook 2016-2017 
Graduate Catalog-Handbook 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NURS 751 - Epidemiology and Biostatistical Principles of Healthcare

This course prepares the learner to discern the distinct and complementary roles of epidemiology and biostatistics in a range of settings. Selected activities using the epidemiological process to address health care problems are emphasized. Students demonstrate specific skills including accessing existing datasets, calculation and interpretation of descriptive and inferential statistics, analysis of published healthcare studies, and application of criteria for screening for disease. Current technologies are used to facilitate these skills.