With its diverse and talented faculty in both disciplines, the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics offers students and researchers a unique and stimulating working environment in which to learn and grow. Learn more about our department

300 - 520 people start using heroin each day in the U.S. 

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics Professor, Dr. Jim Anthony has found one-third of new heroin users become dependent on the drug within one to 12 months.
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Keep your cool in hot weather

With summer in high gear the CDC provides information on taking measures to stay cool, remain hydrated, and keeping informed.
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Public Health minute with Dr. Claire Margerison

Preterm delivery is the leading cause of perinatal mortality in the U.S. and occurs more frequently among women who are socioeconomically disadvantaged,   read more

Want better grades? Get moving today!

Of course you’ve heard that physical activity might help keep the weight off, but are you familiar with the other reasons physical activity is so important and how? Here are 10 reasons to get moving today!  learn more