Epidemiology of Waterborne diseases
AIM The aim of this section is to understand the definitions and concepts and types of waterborne outbreak , what is the control and the treatment of them, what are the main epidemiological characteristics, what are the rules of their investigation and what are the general measures/ responses.
  • Introduction to Epidemiology
  • Epidemiological studies
  • Descriptive and analytical epidemiology
  • Waterborne epidemics-study
  • Examples of water-borne epidemics
OUTCOME To gain basic knowledge of epidemiology and how this is used during the investigation of waterborne outbreaks. To understand the determination of the cause of a waterborne disease, the risk factors that contribute to the challenge, and the way of transmission in a population.






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