School of Public Health

Epi Course Planning Sheet

The Department of Epidemiology plans to offer the following courses according to the schedule below. If nothing is indicated in the Year column, then the course is typically offered every year. Courses that count toward specific Epi elective categories are labeled with the appropriate designation (M=Methods, D/E=Disease Exposure, I=Infectious Disease, NI=Non-Infectious Disease).

Please note that this information is subject to change. If you have any questions, please contact epcourse@uw.edu.

Autumn Quarter

Course Instructor Credits Elective Year
EPI 220 Sexually Transmitted Infections Manhart 5 credits    
EPI 221 Maternal & Child Health: A Population Health Approach Enquobahrie 5 credits    
EPI 511 Introduction to Epidemiology Kukull 4 credits    
EPI 512 Epidemiologic Methods I Rowhani/Phipps/Weiss 4 credits    
EPI 515 Advanced Epidemiologic Methods I Guthrie/Hajat 3 credits M (masters only)  
EPI 519 Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease Fretts 3 credits D/E NI Varies
EPI 527 Vaccines Wald 3 credits D/E I  
EPI 530 AIDS: A Multidisciplinary Approach Farquhar 2 credits D/E I  
EPI 536 Categorical Data Analysis Kerr 4 credits M (masters only)  
EPI 538 Nutritional Epidemiology Kratz/Beresford 3 credits D/E NI  
EPI 554 Intro to Epi Modeling Infect Diseases Barnabas 3 credits M  
EPI 573 Biological Measurements in Epi Research Schwartz 3 credits M  
EPI 583 Epidemiology Seminars TBD 1, max. 12    
EPI 584 Doctoral Dissertation Seminar  Fitzpatrick/Weiss 1 credit    
EPI 585 Injury & Violence TBD 3 credits DE/NI Rarely
EPI 586 Responsible Conduct of Research: Global and Local Farquhar/Drake 3 credits M (2 wks early Sept) Varies
EPI 591 Current Literature in Epidemiology Weiss 1 credit    
EPI 592A Maternal Child Health Seminar Varies 1 credit    
EPI 593 Cancer Prevention Research White 3 credits    
EPI 594 Field Epidemiology - SEAL Team Baseman 1-2 credits D/E NI or M (2 cr. version only)  
EPI 595 Epidemiology Master's Practicum  Varies 1-6, max. 6    
EPI 600 Independent Study or Research Varies 1-10 credits    
EPI 700 Master's Thesis Varies 1-10 credits    
EPI 800 Doctoral Dissertation  Varies 1-10 credits    

Winter Quarter

Course Instructor Credits Elective Year
EPI 320 Introduction to Epidemiology Goldberg 4 credits    
EPI 360 Exploring HIV/AIDS Hawes/Balkus 5 credits    
EPI 505 Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections Lynch 3 credits   Rarely
EPI 510 Epidemiologic Data Analysis Winer/Delaney 3 credits    
EPI 513 Epidemiologic Methods II Phipps/Rowhani/Weiss 4 credits    
EPI 520 Infectious Diseases Epidemiology Khosropour/Manhart 3 credits D/E I  
EPI 521 Epidemiology of Maternal & Child Health Problems Enquobahrie 3-4 credits D/E NI      
EPI 524 Cancer: Epidemiology & Biology     Madeleine 3 credits D/E NI  
EPI 529 Emerging Infections of Intl. Public Health Importance Horwitch 3 credits D/E I Varies
EPI 531 Missing Data Analysis Chan 3 credits M Varies
EPI 537 Survival Data Analysis in Epidemiology Carone 4 credits M (masters only)  
EPI 539 Res  & Eval Methods in Developing Countries Mock 3-4 credits M  
EPI 548 Res Meth for Social & Contextual Determinants of Hlth Smith/Hajat 3 credits M  
EPI 555 Statistical Methods for Spatial Epidemiology Wakefield 3 credits M Even
EPI 571 Neuroepidemiology & Environmental Risk Factors Kukull 3 credits D/E NI Rarely
EPI 582 Design and Analytic Strategies Weiss 2 credits    
EPI 583 Epidemiology Seminars Phipps 1, max. 12    
EPI 584 Doctoral Dissertation Seminars Fitzpatrick/Weiss 1 credit    
EPI 591 Current Literature in Epidemiology Weiss 1 credit    
EPI 593 Cancer Prevention Research White 3 credits    
EPI 594 Field Epidemiology - SEAL Team Baseman 1-2 credits D/E NI or M (2 cr. version only)  
EPI 595 Epidemiology Master's Practicum  Varies 1-6, max. 6    
EPI 600 Independent Study or Research Varies 1-10 credits    
EPI 700 Master's Thesis  Varies 1-10 credits    
EPI 800 Doctoral Dissertation Varies 1-10 credits    

Spring Quarter

Course Instructor Credits Elective Year
EPI 201 Outbreak Investigation and Response Baseman 5 credits    
EPI 320 Introduction to Epidemiology Goldberg 4 credits    
EPI 502 Physical Activity in Health & Disease TBD 3 credits   Rarely
EPI 506 Surveillance Systems and Decision Making in Public Health Hawkins 2 credits M  
EPI 514 Application of Epidemiologic Methods Hawes/Littman 5 credits    
EPI 516 Advanced Epidemiologic Methods II Guthrie 4 credits M (masters only)  
EPI 517 Genetic Epidemiology Lindstroem/Weir 3 credits D/E NI  
EPI 522 Reproductive Epidemiology TBD 2 credits D/E NI Rarely
EPI 532 Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases TBD 3 credits D/E I Rarely
EPI 533 Pharmacoepidemiology     Heckbert/Boudreau 3 credits D/E NI Even
EPI 541 Introduction to Meta-Analysis Devine/Wolf 3 credits M Varies
EPI 542 Clinical Epidemiology Weiss 2 credits M  
EPI 546 Psychiatric Epidemiology Vander Stoep 3 credits D/E NI Odd
EPI 547 Population Health & Health Disparities Williams 3 credits    
EPI 549 HIV/STI Prevention Research Methods Heffron/Baeten 3 credits D/E I  
EPI 570 Occupational & Environmental Epidemiology Vedal/Sheppard 3 credits D/E NI Varies
EPI 583 Epidemiology Seminars Phipps 1, max. 12    
EPI 588 Preparing, Writing, Critiquing Research Proposals Fitzpatrick/Kessler 3 credits M (masters only)  
EPI 591 Current Literature in Epidemiology Weiss 1 credit    
EPI 592A Maternal Child Health Seminar Varies 1 credit    
EPI 592B Preliminary Exam Preparation Weiss 1 credit    
EPI 593 Cancer Prevention Research White 3 credits    
EPI 594 Field Epidemiology - SEAL Team Baseman 1-2 credits D/E NI or M (2 cr. version only)  
EPI 595 Epidemiology Master's Practicum Varies 1-6, max. 6    
EPI 600 Independent Study or Research Varies 1-10 credits    
EPI 700 Master's Thesis     Varies 1-10 credits    
EPI 800 Doctoral Dissertation  Varies 1-10 credits