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 methology, 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 advisors and committee members and prepare for dissertation research.
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.