Learning Modules

EP713 - Introduction to Epidemiology
 BS704 - Introduction to Biostatistics
Syllabus - Spring 2015 Biostatistics - Basic Concepts
Basic Quantitative Concepts Summarizing Data
Evolution of Epidemiology & Public Health Probability
Descriptive Epidemiology Confidence Intervals
Overview of Analytic Epidemiology Sample Size and Power
Surveillance Hypothesis Testing - Means & Proportions
Measuring Disease Frequency Hypothesis Testing - ANOVA
Measures of Association Hypothesis Testing - Chi Squared
Random Error Confounding and Effect Modification
Research Ethics Correlation & Linear Regression
Clinical Trials Multivariable Methods
Cohort Studies Nonparametric Tests
Bias Survival Analysis
Case-Control Studies  Data Presentation
Standardized Rates R ProgrammingBS720 Statistical Programming with "R"
Confounding Getting Started With R - Data Basics
Effect Measure Modification Summary Statistics and Graphical Displays
Multivariable Methods Basic Programming
Screening One and Two Sample Tests and ANOVA
Causality Correlation and Regression
Critical Review Categorical Data Analysis
  Logistic Regression and Survival Analysis
  Addendum - Normal, Binomial, Poisson Probabilities
PH709 - The Biology of Public Health American Health Care
Syllabus 2014 Overview
Basic Cell Biology Providers and Hospitals
Infectious Agents Health Insurance Plans
Transmission of Infectious Disease The Affordable Care Act

Defense Mechanisms

Primary Care, PCMH, and ACOs
DNA and Genetics Technology and Drugs
Respiratory Health Assessing Quality of Care
Atherosclerotic Disease Equity and Mental Health Care
The Biology of Cancer Quality, Cost, and Outcomes
Environmental Tobacco Smoke - Weigh the Evidence  
Lyme Disease  
Sun Exposure  
SB721 - Social & Behavioral Science LPHI logo Public Health Practice in Massachusetts
Modules created for the Local Public Health Institute of MA by BUSPH in collaboration with local health departments & MDPH
Models of Behavioral Change Orientation to Local Public Health in Massachusetts
  Bed Bugs
  Body Art
PH709 Tentative Drafts Emergency Preparedness in Massachusetts
Influenza Emergency Preparedness: Dealing With Stress in Disasters
Malaria Emergency Preparedness Begins at Home
MDR-TB Food Protection
Benefits of Physical Activity Hoarding
Polio Housing
Aging Lyme Disease
West Nile Virus and Eastern Equine Encephalitis MA Virtual Epidemiologic Network (MAVEN)
Industrial Livestock Production MAVEN for Tuberculosis
Genetically Modified Crops Outbreak Investigations
Autism An Outbreak of Giardia
  Public Health Law & Legal Issues in Massachusetts
  Public Health Workforce Protection
Skills Recreational Camps for Children
Using Spreadsheets - Excel (PC) and Numbers (Mac & iPad) Recreational Waters: Bathing Beaches
How to Make an Effective Poster Presentation Recreational Waters: Swimming Pools
Evaluating Persuasive Messages Tanning Facilities
Learning and Working in Teams Surveillance in Massachusetts
Data Presentation Waste Water & Title 5
  Popular Diets
Case Studies Other
Remediation of Weymouth Naval Air Station A Brief History of Public Health
An Outbreak of Hepatitis A Basic Quantitative Concepts
Leukemia in Woburn - Investigation of a Cancer Cluster (under construction) Public Health Preparedness
An Outbreak of Giardia  
Environmental Tobacco Smoke & Air Pollution