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2 PhD Programs in Epidemiology

A PhD or Doctor of Philosophy is a postgraduate academic degree awarded by universities. Once one attains a PhD he or she may often be referred to as a doctor. What is Epidemiology?Epidemiology is the study of how diseases spread and are controlled. It’s a vital tool in the fight against disease, as it can help to identify the source of an outbreak and the best way to contain it. Epidemiolog… Read more

A PhD or Doctor of Philosophy is a postgraduate academic degree awarded by universities. Once one attains a PhD he or she may often be referred to as a doctor.

What is Epidemiology?
Epidemiology is the study of how diseases spread and are controlled. It’s a vital tool in the fight against disease, as it can help to identify the source of an outbreak and the best way to contain it. Epidemiologists also play a key role in developing new vaccines and treatments for diseases.

Why is studying Epidemiology important?
There are a number of reasons why studying epidemiology is important. Firstly, it can help to save lives by identifying the source of an outbreak, and the best way to contain it. Secondly, it can help to develop new vaccines and treatments for diseases. Finally, it can also provide valuable information on the natural history of a disease, which can be used to improve prevention and control measures.

What can I do with a degree in Epidemiology?
There are many career options available for those with a degree in epidemiology. These include working as a public health official, medical researcher, or disease control specialist. Many epidemiologists also work in the pharmaceutical industry, developing new drugs and vaccines.

What degrees are available in Epidemiology?
There are many different types of epidemiology degrees available, from bachelor's and master's degrees, to PhDs. The coursework for these degrees varies depending on the program, but may include classes in biology, statistics, public health, and research methods.

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Boston University School of Public Health
Boston, USA

The Epidemiology PhD program provides advanced professional training in epidemiology to develop the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for leadership in epidemiologic ... +

The Epidemiology PhD program provides advanced professional training in epidemiology to develop the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for leadership in epidemiologic research and methodology. The goal of the doctoral program is to educate candidates to become independent, productive, and creative research scientists in epidemiology. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 8 years
English
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Universidade Federal De Minas Gerais
Belo Horizonte, Brazil

The doctorate of the Graduate Program in Parasitology at Universidade Federal De Minas Gerais has stood out in the training of qualified human resources to work in different a ... +

The doctorate of the Graduate Program in Parasitology at Universidade Federal De Minas Gerais has stood out in the training of qualified human resources to work in different areas of parasitology, in search of solutions to different problems in the Brazilian reality, since parasitology transcends academic interest, constituting the fundamental base for the establishment of public health policies. -
PhD
English, Portuguese, Spanish