Welcome to the Pharmacoepidemiology Methods Course. We hope that you will leave this course with an understanding of the drug regulation process in the United States and with methdological skills to apply to the study of drug effectiveness and safety.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Additional Faculty Notes:
Class Participation: 15%
Details to Follow:
Class participation also includes submission of the take-home exercises that will be due at 5:00 PM the day following the lecture.
Midterm– participation in exercise, write-up following exercise
Final examination – out-of-class, short-answer exercises
Additional Faculty Notes:
Suggested Textbooks (none required)
Textbook of Pharmacoepidemiology by Brian L. Strom and Stephen E Kimmel (Hardcover- Feb 16, 2007)
Pharmacoepidemiology by Brian L. Strom(Hardcover- Oct 7, 2005)
Rothman K, Greenland S: Modern Epidemiology, 3rd ed. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 2008
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Jodi Segal, MD, MPH Email: email@example.com
Kenneth Shermock, PharmD, PhD Email: firstname.lastname@example.org