The Epidemiology PhD program provides students with an advanced level of academic preparation to conduct research, teach, and mentor students. This includes concentrated training in epidemiological concepts and methodology and the completion of a research-based dissertation. Students may choose from a number of areas of research emphasis as they plan coursework with their faculty mentors, and prepare for dissertation collaboration with their mentors and faculty committee members.
Add electives as recommended by academic advisors to earn total credits required for the program. All Pitt Public Health course descriptions may be found on the Department of Epidemiology course offerings.