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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 two training courses for Epi Info (CDC statistical software for public health practitioners) in March 2008: a basic-level course, March 10--12, and an intermediate- to advanced-level course, March 13--15. Courses will be held at Emory University; tuition will be charged.

These courses are designed for practitioners of epidemiology and computing who would like to develop software applications using Epi Info for Windows. The basic-level course covers MakeView, Analysis, Enter, Epi Map, and Epi Report. The intermediate- to advanced-level course covers importing or converting other data formats; creating relational databases; advanced check-coding and use of 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 skills related to student projects.

Additional information and applications are available by mail: Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Room 746, Atlanta, GA 30322; by fax: 404-727-4590; online:; or via e-mail:

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Date last reviewed: 2/20/2008


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