MM701 Genetics Epidemiology of Disease (Fall Semester)

Instructors: Kenneth Albrecht, Clinton Baldwin, Shoumita Dasgupta, Lindsay Farrer, Mark Logue, Faina Schwartz and Sam Thiagalingam

Course Goals

  • Gain an appreciation for the human genetics field including the diverse areas of endeavor, genetic
    epidemiology in particular.
  • Learn a variety of concepts in genetics and epidemiology which would allow a student to read and
    evaluate literature in most medical journals which report on this type of science.
  • Be able to perform a variety of numerical solving problems related to the human genetics field
    without advanced training in math or statistics.
  • Discover the relevance of genetics to virtually all areas of biomedical research and clinical
    endeavor, and perhaps utilize the knowledge in one’s chosen discipline.
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March 12, 2009
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of BU School of Medicine