Analyzing Data (I is for Investigation, Session 5)

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Course Description
This training provides an overview of the data analysis methods commonly used during outbreak investigations.
This module is part of the "I is for Investigation" training series developed to introduce non-epidemiologists to the basic concepts of outbreak investigation.
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Target Audience
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Learning Objectives
1. Understand the purpose of an analytic study in an epidemiologic outbreak investigation
2. Generate measures of association for cohort and case-control studies
3. Interpret measures of association (risk ratios, odds ratios) and corresponding confidence intervals
4. Interpret a statistical test of significance
Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)
1B9. Analyzes quantitative and qualitative data (1: Analytical/Assessment Skills)
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40 Minutes
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