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Milken Institute School of Public Health
Epidemiology and Biostatistics (EBIO)
PUBH
6235
Epidemiology of Obesity
Epidemiology of Obesity
Fall 2016
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PUBH 6003
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30
Cynthia Ogden
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Introduction to the epidemiology of obesity; descriptive epidemiology, measurement, consequences, and determinants of obesity; adiposity and body composition; obesity interventions and policy.
• Describe multiple methods by which obesity is measured • Interpret the determinants and consequences of obesity • Analyze the controversies in obesity epidemiology • Discuss the global aspects of obesity • Interpret a scientific paper in the field of obesity epidemiology
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