The Department of Epidemiology is comprised of a distinguished faculty committed to excellence in teaching and research. Their research includes fieldwork in and out of the United States as well as long-term follow-up of groups at home and abroad.

Our diverse student body is heavily involved in specific projects designed to meet their career objectives. Graduates of the department go on to work as epidemiologists, practitioners, and researchers in a variety of settings, including: academic institutions, public health agencies, international organizations, and biotechnological and pharmaceutical firms.