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Notice to Readers: Beginning and Intermediate/Advanced Courses in Epi Info

Emory University's Rollins School of Public Health and CDC's Office of Workforce and Career Development will cosponsor training for Epi Info (CDC statistical software for public health practitioners) March 12--14, 2007, for beginning-level students, and March 15-17, 2007, for intermediate/advanced- level students. Courses will be held at Emory University; tuition is charged.

These courses are designed for practitioners of epidemiology and computing who would like to develop software applications using Epi Info for Windows. The beginning-level course will cover MakeView, Analysis, Enter, Epi Map, and Epi Report. The intermediate/advanced level will cover importing and converting other data formats; creating relational databases; advanced check-coding and using Epi Info functions; advanced analysis including linear regression, logistic regression, Kaplan Meier, Cox proportional hazards, complex sample frequencies, tables, and means; special topics on Epi Map and Epi Report; and issues related to students' own projects.

Additional information and applications are available from Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health (ATTN: Pia), 1518 Clifton Rd. N.E., Room 746, Atlanta, Georgia, 30322; fax: 404-727-4590; website:; e-mail:

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Date last reviewed: 1/17/2007


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