Epidemiology and Demography in Public Health

Edited by

  • Japhet Killewo, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Tanzania
  • Kristian Heggenhougen, Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
  • Stella R. Quah, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore

Epidemiology and Demography provides practical guidance on planning and implementing surveillance and investigation of disease and disease outbreaks.  Exploring contributing factors to the dynamics of disease transmission and the identification of population risks, it also includes a discussion of ehtics in epidemiology and demography including important issues of privacy vs. public safety.  With a chapter on H1N1 and Bird flu, this book will be important for students and professionals in public health and epidemiology.
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Public health and epidemiology professionals and students


Book information

  • Published: July 2010
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-382200-0