Measures of Disease Burden

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From the course by Johns Hopkins University
Epidemiology in Public Health Practice
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Johns Hopkins University

Epidemiology in Public Health Practice

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Measures of Disease Burden
In this module we will use data from routine and public health information systems to measure the burden of disease in the population. We will calculate crude mortality rates, and then apply direct and indirect age standardization methods.

Meet the Instructors

  • Keri Althoff
    Keri Althoff
    Associate Professor
    Epidemiology
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