Epidemiology & Biostatistics : Concepts and methods used to carry out economic evaluations of health programs and interventions, including public health interventions, pharmaceuticals, and other health care interventions. Includes topics such as calculation of unit costs, measurement of quality-adjusted life years (QALYs) and assessment of uncertainty in cost-effectiveness analysis.
Terms: Fall 2012
Instructors: Eric A Latimer (Fall)
No prior background in economics is required.
Prerequisite: Permission of instructor
Restriction: Open to graduate students and advanced undergraduates from all departments.