Principles of Epidemiology
An Introduction to
Applied Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Edition: Self Study Course 3030-G
This course was developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as a selfstudy course. In order to receive CME/CEU credit or a certificate, you must be formally enrolled with the CDC and successfully complete the course within six months. This course covers basic epidemiology principles, concepts, and procedures. This course is designed for federal, state, and local government health professionals and private sector health professionals who are responsible for disease surveillance or investigation. The course consists of study of the concepts, principles, and methods generally useful in the surveillance and
investigation of health-related states or events. A basic understanding of the practices of public health and biostatistics is recommended.