UF Epidemiology Joins the Effort Against COVID-19

Epidemiology students and faculty are working hard to contain the spread of the virus in Florida.

Our Academic programs

PhD in Epidemiology

A terminal research degree granted on evidence of distinctive attainment in epidemiology and on ability for independent investigation.

Master of Science in Epidemiology

A research degree that trains students in epidemiological methods and professional development and culminates in a publishable thesis.

Master of Public Health, Epidemiology Concentration

A multidisciplinary graduate-level degree that focuses on the practical elements of public health that can be applied in a professional career.

Certificate in Psychiatric Epidemiology

Our 12-credit, fully online Certificate in Psychiatric Epidemiology is the only certificate program of its type in the world.

A welcome from our Acting Chair

Dr. Peihua Qiu

Welcome to the Department of Epidemiology. I am excited to have this opportunity to serve as your acting chair before the arrival of the new department chair.

Dr. Peihua Qiu

What’s Happening

Researchers identify high-need areas for diabetes…

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Using the Neighborhood Deprivation Index, along with geocoding of primary care providers and endocrinologists, University of Florida and Stanford…

Hui Hu

Dr. Dejana Braithwaite named Associate Director…

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The University of Florida Health Cancer Center is pleased to announce that┬áDejana Braithwaite, Ph.D., has been appointed as associate director for…

Dejana Braithwaite

Gurka, Hu, and team receive CTSA supplement award

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Dr. Kelly Gurka, assistant professor in Epidemiology, and Dr. Hui Hu, assistant professor in Epidemiology, received a Clinical and Translational…

Drs. Kelly Gurka and Hui Hu