A minor in Veterinary Preventive Medicine for the MS degree requires a minimum of nine graduate credits (VDPAM 527, 528, 529). A member of the VPM graduate faculty must be on the student’s POS committee.
VDPAM 527. Applied Statistical Methods in Population Studies.
(3-0) Cr. 3. Alt. F., offered odd-numbered years. Prereq: STAT 401
ANOVA, Linear Regression, Model Selection, Mixed Models, ANCOVA, Repeated Measurement Analysis, MANOVA, Nonparametric Methods, Diagnostic Test Evaluation, ROC Curve Analysis, Generalized Linear Models, Logistic Regression, Survival Analysis, Cox Proportional Hazards Regression. This course is available on campus and by distance.
VDPAM 528. Principles of Epidemiology and Population Health.
(Dual-listed with VDPAM 428). (Cross-listed with V MPM). (3-0) Cr. 3. S.
Epidemiology and ecology of disease in populations. Disease causality and epidemiologic investigations. Issues in disease prevention, control, and eradication. This course is available on campus and by distance.
VDPAM 529. Epidemiological Methods in Population Research.
(3-0) Cr. 3. Alt. F., offered even-numbered years. Prereq: STAT 401
Designing, conducting, and analyzing outcomes from field-based studies, including cross-sectional, case-control, cohort, and clinical trials with categorical outcomes. This course is available on campus and by distance.
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