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HRP 223 Introduction to Data Management and Analysis in SAS
Provides hands-on introduction to basic data management and analysis techniques using SAS. Data management topics include: Introduction to SAS and SAS syntax, importing data, creating and reading SAS datasets, data cleaning and validation, creating new variables, and combining data sets. Analysis techniques include: basic descriptive statistics (e.g., means, frequency) and bivariate procedures for.... More Description for HRP 223
Terms: 2018-2019 Autumn | Units: 2 | Grading: Medical Satisfactory/No Credit
HRP 224 Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation Lab (SE Lab) - Global & Planetary Health (MED 224, PUBLPOL 224)
Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation Lab (SE Lab) - Global & Planetary Health is a new Collaboratory workshop for students/fellows to design/develop innovative social ventures/solutions addressing key challenges in public health and the environment, in support of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs 2030). SE Lab is open to students/fellows across Stanford and combines design thinking .... More Description for HRP 224
Terms: 2018-2019 Spring 2018-2019 Winter | Units: 3 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
Instructors: Bloom, G. (PI)
HRP 225 Design and Conduct of Clinical and Epidemiologic Studies
Intermediate-level. The skills to design, carry out, and interpret epidemiologic studies, particularly of chronic diseases. Topics: epidemiologic concepts, sources of data, cohort studies, case-control studies, cross-sectional studies, sampling, measures of association, estimating sample size, and sources of bias. Prerequisite: A basic/introductory course in statistics or consent of instructor.
Terms: 2018-2019 Autumn | Units: 3 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
Instructors: Popat, R. (PI)
HRP 226 Intermediate Epidemiologic and Clinical Research Methods
The principles of study design, measurement, confounding, effect modification, and strategies for minimizing bias in clinical and epidemiologic studies. Prerequisite: 225 or consent of instructor.
Terms: 2018-2019 Winter | Units: 3 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
Instructors: Simard, J. (PI)
HRP 228 Genetic Epidemiology
Provides framework for physicians, epidemiologists, and other scientists to interpret the literature and incorporate genetic information into human disease research. Topics include: common genetic measures, approaches to finding disease genes, study design and analysis issues, genome-wide association studies, meta-analysis of genetic studies, genetic risk prediction, and applications of new genom.... More Description for HRP 228
Instructors: Simard, J. (PI)
HRP 229 Spectrum Scholars Seminar
Preference to trainees awarded Stanford internal KL2, TL1 grants. Focus is on students and junior faculty who have received a Spectrum KL2 or TL1 Award. Discussions include progress and challenges involved in starting and conducting clinical research, current courses, time management and resources; support from peers; education and professional development. All scholars are required to attend a we.... More Description for HRP 229
Terms: 2018-2019 Winter 2018-2019 Spring 2018-2019 Summer 2018-2019 Autumn | Units: 1 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Medical Satisfactory/No Credit
HRP 230 Cancer Epidemiology
Descriptive epidemiology and sources of incidence/mortality data; the biological basis of carcinogenesis and its implications for epidemiologic research; methodological issues relevant to cancer research; causal inference; major environmental risk factors; genetic susceptibility; cancer control; examples of current research; and critique of the literature. 3 units requires paper or project. Prereq.... More Description for HRP 230
HRP 231 Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases
Principles of the transmission of the infectious agents (viruses, bacteria, rickettsiae, mycoplasma, fungi, and protozoan and helminth parasites). The role of vectors, reservoirs, and environmental factors. Pathogen and host characteristics that determine the spectrum of infection and disease. Endemicity, outbreaks, and epidemics of selected infectious diseases. Principles of control and surveilla.... More Description for HRP 231
Terms: 2018-2019 Winter | Units: 3 | Grading: Medical Option (Med-Ltr-CR/NC)
HRP 234 Engineering Better Health Systems: modeling for public health (HUMBIO 154A, MED 254)
This course teaches engineering, operations research and modeling techniques to improve public health programs and systems. Students will engage in in-depth study of disease detection and control strategies from a "systems science" perspective, which involves the use of common engineering, operations research, and mathematical modeling techniques such as optimization, queuing theory, Mar.... More Description for HRP 234
Terms: 2018-2019 Autumn | Units: 4 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: Basu, S. (PI)
HRP 235 Designing Research-Based Interventions to Solve Global Health Problems (AFRICAST 135, AFRICAST 235, EDUC 135, EDUC 335, HUMBIO 26, MED 235)
The excitement around social innovation and entrepreneurship has spawned numerous startups focused on tackling world problems, particularly in the fields of education and health. The best social ventures are launched with careful consideration paid to research, design, and efficacy. This course offers students insights into understanding how to effectively develop, evaluate, and scale social ventu.... More Description for HRP 235
Terms: 2018-2019 Winter | Units: 3-4 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
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