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Title 
Principles of Veterinary Epidemiology

Date 
Feb. 25-Jun. 21, 2020

Location 
distance learning with Master of Veterinary Medicine, Massey University, Tennent Drive, Palmerston North, New Zealand 4442

Description 
Lecturer: Naomi Cogger BSc (Hons), PhD

This single semester course will provide in-depth study of the following epidemiological methods: study type, measurement bias, confounding and selection bias.
On this course you will learn:

how to describe the magnitude of a health problem and determine the relative importance of risk factors
to interpret test results when used in different populations for the purposes of diagnosis and screening
to assess with increased confidence and comfort the overall quality of a research paper or report that is concerned with defining the magnitude of problem, evaluating the effect of treatment and causal inference.

Website 
www.ivis.org/newsredir.asp?NL=170&url=n3...

Continuing Education Credits 
15

Species 
Bovine, Canine, Equine, Feline, Small Rumin.

Language 
English

Translations 
No

Organizers 
Master of Veterinary Medicine, Massey University (Massey U.)

Contact 
Jill Jonasen

Contact  Address 
MVM Programme, Massey University Private Bag 11-222 Palmerston North New Zealand

Phone 
+64 6 350 5303

Email 
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