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Community Health & Epidemiology: Epidemiology

distributions and determinants of disease; disabilities and death in human populations; characteristics and dynamics of human populations; natural history of disease and the biologic basis of health

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Suggested 'SUBJECT' terms to use when searching for Epidemiology books (in the pull-down menu above, select 'Subject')

Key Resources

Books

Essentials of infectious disease epidemiology (2008). Health Sc Lib-Stacks  RA643 .M33 2008

Epidemiology (2009). Health Sc Lib-Res In Lib  RA651 .G58 2009

Epidemiology for public health practice (2009). Health Sc Lib-Stacks  RA651 .F755 2009

eBooks

Epidemiology and biostatistics (2009).

Medical epidemiology (1004). Electronic book accessed online.

Journals (Core)

American Journal of Epidemiology

Epidemiology  

Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health

Journal of Clinical Epidemiology

Websites

WHO Epidemiology: A directory  of WHO epidemiological programs and research

Associations

Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics: A professional association that attempts to foster epidemiological and biostatistical research and practice in Canada.

Saskatchewan Epidemiology Association: Provincial assocation focusing on fostering professional development, networking, and collaborative research.

Epidemiology Field Training

PHAC Canadian Field Epidemiology Program: Canadian-based program for field epidemiologists who travel on-site to investigate disease outbreaks. Also supplied on the site is information on outbreaks, seminars, and other helpful links.

CDC Epidemic Intelligence Service: US-based 2-year post-graduate training for field epidemiologists. They host an annual conference where new findings and case studies are discussed.

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