epidemiology epidemiology  /ˌɛ pə ˌdɛ mi ˈɑ lə dʒi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of medical science dealing with the transmission and control of disease

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. At a young age of 35 he became bureau chief for epidemiology and disease control, Arizona department of public health, Phoenix.
  2. He had spent months in those markets himself, drawing blood and swabbing for feces in order to map out the early epidemiology of the virus.

News

  1. Research and Markets: EpiCast Report: Acute Myeloid Leukemia - Epidemiology Forecast To 2022

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "EpiCast Report: Acute Myeloid Leukemia - Epidemiology For
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. EpiCast Report: Acute Myeloid Leukemia - Epidemiology Forecast To 2022

    NEW YORK, June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: EpiCast Report: Acute Myeloid Leukemia - Epidemiology Forecast To 2022 ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. EpiCast Report: Type 2 Diabetes - Epidemiology Forecast To 2022

    NEW YORK, June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: EpiCast Report: Type 2 Diabetes - Epidemiology Forecast To 2022 http://www.reportlinker.com/p01364270/EpiCast-Report-Type-2-Diabetes---Epidemiology-Forecast-To-2022.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Pathology ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "We do not yet have a complete picture of the epidemiology or the risk, including possible spread beyond the currently affected areas," Chan said, adding the situation was seen as "serious."
    on Apr 25, 2009 By: Margaret Chan Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "By drawing on the combined strengths of genomics and epidemiology, this innovative program will create a much-needed research resource," NHGRI Director Francis Collins said in a statement. "The data it generates will save researchers around...
    on Jul 17, 2008 By: Francis Collins Source: GenomeWeb News (registration)

  3. "The YES Competition is designed to encourage students to explore careers in public health and epidemiology, but we know it does much more than that," said College Board President Gaston Caperton. "Amrita addressed national and global health...
    on May 14, 2009 By: Gaston Caperton Source: India Journal

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