Methods in Pharmacoepidemiology
Provides students with core training in appropriate methods for pharmacoepidemiology. The role of post-marketing drug surveillance, and voluntary drug reporting systems are examined. Study methodologies explored in this course include cohort studies, case control studies, and meta-analysis of observational studies.
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Medicine and Public Health|
Semester 1 - 2015
Students will develop:
The role of postmarketing drug evaluation; Voluntary reporting systems; Case control studies; Cohort studies; Automated data-bases; Systematic reviews and meta-analysis.
|Replacing Course(s)||EPID6500A and EPID6500B Multi Term Sequence courses.|
|Transition||None required - all students complete.|
|Assumed Knowledge||Students are required to have a background in Epidemiology and Biostatistics.|
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : Paper Based
Email Discussion Group
Self Directed Learning
|Compulsory Components||None listed|
|Course Materials||None listed|
|Timetable||2015 Course Timetables for EPID6500|