Term Epidemiology Research
Code TR-1000.2000
Definition Programs that conduct research which focuses on disease, disability and trauma patterns within and across populations and the development of health management mechanisms to prevent and control disease outbreaks and injurious behaviors. Included are the study of biostatistics, biochemistry, molecular biology immunology, disease and injury determinants, genetic diseases and disability factors, behavioral studies, health services research, environmental disease and injury factors, and population studies.
Created 2/13/07
Changed 8/8/07
Use References
See Also References Epidemic Investigation (JP-1500.1800)
Geography Research (TR-8000.2400)
Health Care (L)
Health Statistics (TJ-8000.3000)
Medical and Health Sciences Research (TR-1000.5000)
Public Health Surveillance Programs (JP-6800)
External Classification Terms Epidemiology Research (NPC H03.04)
Other Government/Economic Services (AIRS OT-600)
Other Government/Economic Services (CAN OT-600)
Research & Information (Health) (UW 2.4.03.01)
Research Institutes & Public Policy Analysis (H) (NTE H05)
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Comments
Bibliographic References Classification of Instructional Programs: 2000 Edition, National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, May, 2002, NCES 2002-165.

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