This document contains links to a variety of online epidemiology resources offered through government and private agencies and schools of public health.
Many online resources, including introductory courses, are currently available on the broad topic of epidemiology. Though primarily developed and offered for public health students and professionals, these resources can provide prevention practitioners with a much needed foundation in epidemiology basics. This document offers some examples, organized by the following categories, of online epidemiology resources that are available at no cost:
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