Epidemiology is the study of the frequency, distribution, and determinants of disease in human populations. The mission of the Department is to provide rigorous training in the fundamentals and practice of epidemiology, to contribute to the understanding of the etiology and prevention of disease, and to improve the health of the public through excellence in research.
UW Epi in the News
Breast biopsy samples are often difficult to interpret.
Country-specific patterns of immunization may reflect underlying cultural or other beliefs.
A 10-year project revealed association between long-term exposure to ambient air pollution and progression of corona