Hui Hu Ph.D.
Department of Epidemiology
College of Public Health and Health Professions & College of Medicine
January 13, 2021
Lawson AB, Banerjee S, Haining RP, Ugarte MD, editors. Handbook of spatial epidemiology. CRC Press; 2016 Apr 6.
You can work individually or work as a team
If choose to work as a team:
- each team can have up to 2 members
- clearly delineate roles and responsibilities of each team member
- February 3, 2021: form a project team
- March 17, 2021: midterm presentation and project proposal
- Apr 14, 2021: final presentation
- Apr 21, 2021: final project report
Epidemiology is the study of the distribution and determinants of health-related states or events in specified populations, time, and place, and the application of this study to the control of health problems
Last JM, Abramson JH, Freidman GD, editors. A dictionary of epidemiology. New York: Oxford university press; 2001.
T2DM, Cancer, LBW, PTD
Behavior and Intrinsic Biological Factors
The Total Environment
Food access, Walkability, and Greenness
Education, Poverty, and Safety
Original map by John Snow showing the clusters of cholera cases in the London epidemic of 1854
Lovasi GS, Grady S, Rundle A. Steps forward: review and recommendations for research on walkability, physical activity and cardiovascular health. Public health reviews. 2011 Dec 7;33(2):484.