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About the Course

In order to make a difference in the health and well-being of a population, we must understand the burden of all problems and conditions that affect the population, as well as how well our efforts to mitigate these problems are actually working. This course provides you with some essential skills and tools that will enhance your ability to describe and understand the health of your community. The tools that epidemiologists use are in fact useful for all public health practitioners, including data scientists, program officials, agency leaders, and policymakers. Whether you are deeply enmeshed in your career and looking to augment your skills, or are looking to change career paths into the field of public health, this course will give you some of the practical knowledge and skills that we hope you can apply in your professional endeavors....

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Dec 7, 2020

Excellent course! Epidemiology is my passion and I realize how much I do not know about this subject and how eager I am to learn so much more!

Thank you John Hopkins for this amazing opportunity!


Apr 2, 2020

The lessons are very helpful and the method of teaching is very straightforward. I just wish there would have been handouts for the exercises so that we can easily keep a file for future reference.

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By Angela D

Jan 8, 2022

Great course for entry-level staff looking forward to initiate themselves in the field of Public health.

By Josue G G T

Apr 29, 2020

un curso que como tal te muestra herramientas desde conceptos hasta programas para el análisis de datos.

By Njideka A

Apr 22, 2020

Excellent. i learnt practical epidemiology.

The course on use of GIS was awesome. i will do more courses.


Oct 1, 2021

Excelente curso, será de gran utilidad en las tareas de rutina. Como accedo al Certificado del curso?


Jun 14, 2020

This course is really useful!Thanks for ur information on public health By using Epidemiological tools.


Aug 14, 2020

This course really helped me to understand the basics of Epidemiology. Thanks a ton to the instructor.

By Letlhogonolo R

Aug 8, 2020

it is challenging in a fun interesting way. The course material is easy to understand and very helpful

By Beth D

Oct 24, 2020

Excellent instructor, up-to-the-minute, fascinating insights into the inner workings of epidemiology.

By Md. A A

Jul 6, 2020

This course is very helpful and essential for learning epidemiologic tools for public health practice

By Tu N

Dec 2, 2021

Clear instruction. The link for final exercise is not working but the instruction video still helps.

By Abeer E M A

Sep 10, 2021

the course was amazing but one's need to take more courses to master the skills introduced within it

By Escobar C

May 5, 2020

Its so hard some stuff inside the course, i need to learning how i will use this skills. thank you .

By Kelsey M

Apr 5, 2020

I thoroughly enjoyed taking this course and learning various modes to obtain information. Thank you!

By Samuel A

Nov 29, 2020

Practical oriented course. This is one of the best epidemiological courses i ever did. Good job!!!!

By Asif s

Nov 29, 2020

This course helped me in improving my skills of using some epidemiological tools in my current job.

By Samiksha S

Jun 24, 2020

It's really a nice course on epidemiology . And I have received very useful informations about GIS

By David H

Jul 7, 2021

a​lot of thank for this information, this is awesome for a person who needs to help his community

By Victor R D V G

Jun 4, 2020

Very informative and interactive. Has definitely reoriented me ! I loved the history and the GIS!

By Gabriela V d M

Jun 26, 2021

Aulas excelentes, com ótima didática! Deveria ser mandatório para todos em Iniciação Científica

By Shaibu I

Mar 31, 2020

Very great course, with a lot of insight. Thank you John Hopkins University, thank you Coursera

By Fatimah Z

Mar 30, 2020

Great course and learned a lot of info that will help me in the future in my medical profession

By Hugo G

Jan 4, 2022

Easy to learn and with interesting information. Liked the QGIS software tutorial. Very usefull

By Sandra H

Jul 6, 2021

La información es clara y precisa, felicitaciones por el esfuerzo de organizar los contenidos.

By Asatullayev G

Aug 15, 2020

Thank you, a lot. Now it make me sense some epidemiologic concepts which were not clear before

By Nashae P

Apr 1, 2020

This did a great job of explaining several tools, practices, and ideas regarding epidemiology.