University of Rochester

School of Medicine and Dentistry



River Campus (mailing address): 500 Joseph C. Wilson Blvd., Rochester, NY 14627 River Campus (GPS/maps): 252 Elmwood Ave., Roche

Wilson Blvd

Rochester, NY 14642

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The doctoral program in Epidemiology focuses on the complex patterns of disease occurrence in human populations; the etiologic role of biomedical, environmental, and socio-behavioral factors in the incidence and natural history of disease; and effective approaches for disease prevention and health promotion. The curriculum emphasizes the sequential process of reasoning that is inherent to the discipline of Epidemiology.


The Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the New York State Board of Regents, and the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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