Epidemiology and Biostatistics: Introduction
Epidemiology and Biostatistics: Introduction

Epidemiology and Biostatistics: Introduction

by Raywat Deonandan, PhD

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This course will cover all of the following, essential concepts:

  • Observational Epidemiology
  • Critical Thinking and Evidence Based Medicine
  • Study Design Types
  • Evidence Pyramid and Level of Evidence
  • Framing a Research Question

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Course Details

  • Videos 13
  • Duration 0:52 h
  • Quiz questions 28
  • Articles 3


Your Educators of course Epidemiology and Biostatistics: Introduction

 Raywat Deonandan, PhD

Raywat Deonandan, PhD

Dr. Raywat Deonandan is an Assistant Professor of Health Sciences at the University of Ottawa, an epidemiologist, a global health researcher, and best-selling novelist. His research interests include the epidemiological trends in global burdens of disease, the social and moral dimensions of risk perception, and other global health related topics. Furthermore, Dr. Deonandan is an award-winning journalist with features in the Toronto Star, the Huffington Post and other publications. Presently, he sits on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Society of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and is the founder and Executive Editor of the Interdisciplinary Journal of Health Sciences.
Dr. Deonandan is keenly interested in spreading knowledge about epidemiology globally, be it through social media or via innovative teaching metho

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By Victoria W. on 10. March 2019 for Epidemiology and Biostatistics: Introduction

Dr. Deonandan is great! I found my epidemiology lectures really difficult to focus upon, but he makes it interesting. I thought his summaries were great, as well as his simple and straightforward explanations -- with examples!

By Christopher A. on 06. March 2019 for Descriptive Studies – Epidemiology and Biostatistics

as always, makes the lecture more interesting and simple for a course such as epidemiology

Laid out nicely and well comprehensible
By Christopher A. on 05. March 2019 for Epidemiologic Terminology

Question section does really capture the essentials of what was taught

Easy to understand
By Nathaly Y. on 11. February 2019 for Smallpox – Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Easy to understand. Shows the most importants points and has one of the most important facts to epidemiology.