The department offers a broad selection of
educational and research programs. These
include infectious and chronic diseases
encompassing cardiovascular and cerebrovascular
diseases, respiratory diseases, digestive
diseases, congenital malformations,
cancer, and occupational diseases. Human
genetics, statistical epidemiology, social
and behavioral studies, health disparities
and health outcomes, are of major interest.
In addition to coursework, students are
required to attend weekly seminars.