Curriculum

Residents will take core courses in epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy, health care administration, exposure science, toxicology, ethics, multi-disciplinary experiences, field experiences, and research (plan B).

OEM Curriculum Sheet (PDF)

OEM Year 1 Sample Registration (PDF)

General Requirements:

  • PubH 6020 Fundamentals of Social and Behavioral Science (3 cr)
  • PubH 6320 Fundamentals of Epidemiology (3 cr)
  • PubH 6450 Biostatistics I (4 cr) or PubH 6414 Biostatistical Methods (3 cr)
  • PubH 6751 Principles of Management in Health Services Organizations (2 cr) or PubH 6752 Public Health Management (3 cr)
  • PubH 6741 Ethics in Public Health Professional Practice and Policy (1 cr) or PubH 6742 Ethics in Public Health Research and Policy (1 cr) (This course will meet the research ethics training obligation for students working as Research Assistants.)

Division Core Courses:

  • PubH 6100 Topics in Environmental Health (4 cr)
  • PubH 6102 Issues in Environmental and Occupational Health (2 cr)
  • PubH 7194 Culminating Experience/Masters Project (3 – 5 cr)
  • PubH 7196 Field Experience in Environmental Health (3 cr)

Concentration Course Requirements:

  • PubH 6120 Injury Prevention in the Workplace, Community, and Home (2 cr)
  • PubH 6130 Occupational Medicine: Principles and Practice (2 cr)
  • PubH 6140 Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology (2 cr)
  • PubH 6150 Interdisciplinary Evaluation of OH & S Field Problems (3 cr)
  • PubH 6170 Introduction to Occupational Health and Safety (3 cr)
  • PubH 6173 Exposure to Physical Agents (2 cr)
  • PubH 7200 Ergonomics (1 cr) May Institute Course
  • PubH 7200 Principles of Infectious Disease Epi (1 cr) May Institute Course
  • PubH 8120 Occupational Safety and Health Research Seminar (1 cr)

TOTAL CREDITS: 42

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