Nutritional Epidemiology: methods and practice

A.Y. 2021/2022
3
Max ECTS
20
Overall hours
SSD
MED/01
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Expected objectives:
· To become familiar with basic concepts in nutritional epidemiology within a standard regression framework
· To become familiar with standard approaches for deriving dietary patterns in nutritional epidemiology
· To practice with standard approaches for the assessment of the association between dietary patterns and disease outcomes
· To explore alternative approaches for dietary pattern identification and for their association with disease outcomes
Expected learning outcomes
Expected learning outcomes:
· Basics of epidemiology, including concepts like exposure, outcome, confounding, and effect modification
· Dietary patterns in nutritional epidemiology: a comparison of standard and innovative approaches in practice
· Dietary patterns and disease outcomes: a comparison of standard and innovative approaches in practice
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Lesson period
Second trimester
MED/01 - MEDICAL STATISTICS - University credits: 3
Laboratory activity: 20 hours
Professor(s)
Reception:
For meetings, please write an email.
Campus Cascina Rosa, via A. Vanzetti, 5, 20133 Milano - room number 3 - 4