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HUN 7805: Advanced Concepts in Nutritional Epidemiology

Course Description for Advanced Concepts in Nutritional Epidemiology

HUN7805: Advanced Concepts in Nutritional Epidemiology

Description: This course will prepare you to interpret and critique epidemiological studies with respect to research designs and methodology relevant to nutritional epidemiology. We will cover research methods to assess dietary intake, biochemical indicators of dietary intake, body composition and physical activity. This course also prepares you to discuss national surveillance systems used by the U.S. government to monitor nutrition and health of the population, and international issues related to nutritional epidemiology.