EPIB 631 Pharmacoepidemiology 2 (2 credits)

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Offered by: Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Faculty of Medicine)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Epidemiology & Biostatistics : An advanced course on the methodology to be used when confronted with an alleged adverse or beneficial event related to a drug, a vaccine or a biological product. It includes four parts: i) designs for etiological research; ii) surveillance (modelling, statistical appraisal); iii) hazard functions in pharmacoepidemiology; iv) exposure assessment.

Terms: Summer 2017

Instructors: Laurent Azoulay, Kristian Filion (Summer)

  • Offered only in Summer term.

  • Prerequisites: EPIB 633, or instructor's permission, and basic knowledge of epidemiology and biostatistics

  • Due to the intensive nature of this course, the standard add/drop and withdrawal deadlines do not apply. Add/drop is the first lecture day and withdrawal is the second lecture day.