This degree is offered by the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in Temple’s College of Public Health. Graduate students have opportunities to work with faculty who are conducting cutting-edge research in clinical, translational medicine that integrates fields in public health and medicine.
Faculty research emphases in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics include
- behavioral epidemiology;
- cancer epidemiology;
- causal inference;
- global health;
- mediation analyses;
- perinatal and reproductive health epidemiology;
- substance use and overdose; and
- water, sanitation and hygiene.
The College of Public Health contains several research centers, labs and programs associated with public health disciplines, including the
- Behavioral and Cancer Epidemiology Research Program;
- Biostatistics Core;
- Center for Obesity Research and Education;
- Fox Chase Cancer Center Cancer Prevention and Control Program;
- Health Behavior Research Clinic;
- Health Disparities Research Laboratory;
- Public Health Law Research Center;
- Reproductive and Perinatal Epidemiology Research Program;
- Risk Communication Laboratory;
- Siminoff Research Group;
- Social and Behavioral Health Intervention Laboratory; and
- Water, Health and Applied Microbiology Lab.