Population Medicine (PMED)

Courses

PMED 521. Population Medicine I. 4 Units.

Examination of population health for health practitioners. Includes: development and analysis of proposed preventive services; evidence-based guidelines for preventive services; epidemiology of common chronic diseases; and, community health status indicators. Applies advanced statistical and epidemiological principles.
Prerequisite or concurrent: PCOR 501.

PMED 522. Population Medicine II. 4 Units.

Advanced examination of population health for health practitioners. Includes: community health characteristics; design and implementation of epidemiologic studies; application of epidemiological methods to public health issues; and, data analysis using advanced statistical methods. Applies advanced statistical and epidemiological principles.
Prerequisite or concurrent*: PCOR 502*; PMED 521.

PMED 523. Population Medicine III. 4 Units.

Advanced examination of population health for health practitioners. Includes: investigation and response to disease clusters or outbreaks; surveillance system design and operation; epidemiology of common acute diseases; and, analysis using advanced statistical methods. Applies advanced statistical and epidemiological principles.
Prerequisite or concurrent*: PCOR 503*; PMED 522.

PMED 541. Preventive Medicine in Public Health I. 2 Units.

Provides a selection of preventive medicine topics. Includes knowledge and application of community engagement as a health practitioner, as well as opportunities for the public health professional to develop additional skills.

PMED 542. Preventive Medicine in Public Health II. 2 Units.

Provides a selection of preventive medicine topics. Includes a framework for critical review of scientific literature, as well as opportunities to develop additional skills for the public health professional.

PMED 543. Preventive Medicine in Public Health III. 2 Units.

Provides a selection of preventive medicine topics. Includes a framework for critical review of scientific literature, as well as opportunities to develop additional skills for the public health professional.

PMED 544. Preventive Medicine in Public Health IV. 2 Units.

Provides a selection of preventive medicine topics. Includes a framework for critical review of scientific literature, as well as opportunities to develop additional skills for the public health professional.

PMED 545. Preventive Medicine in Public Health V. 2 Units.

Provides a selection of preventive medicine topics. Includes knowledge and application of community engagement as a health practitioner, as well as opportunities for the public health professional to develop additional skills.

PMED 546. Preventive Medicine in Public Health VI. 2 Units.

Provides a selection of preventive medicine topics. Includes a framework for critical review of scientific literature, as well as opportunities to develop additional skills for the public health professional.

PMED 547. Preventive Medicine in Public Health VII. 2 Units.

Provides a selection of preventive medicine topics. Includes a framework for critical review of scientific literature, as well as opportunities to develop additional skills for the public health professional.

PMED 548. Preventive Medicine in Public Health VIII. 2 Units.

Provides a selection of preventive medicine topics. Includes a framework for critical review of scientific literature, as well as opportunities to develop additional skills for the public health professional.

PMED 699. Research. 1-10 Units.

Independent research with a population medicine focus. Arranged with faculty member(s).