University of North Carolina, School of Public Health
Department of Epidemiology

EPID 168 - Fundamentals of Epidemiology

Twentieth Anniversary Edition (fall 1980 - fall 2000)

Brief History (evolving of course !)

 EPID 168 (Fundamentals of Epidemiology) officially began in the fall of 1980. Previously, epidemiology majors took a special section of EPID 160 (Principles of Epidemiology) [link]. EPID 160 lectures were given by John C. Cassel, M.D. (through 1975) and then by Abdel R. Omran, M.D. The Epidemiology majors section was taught by John Cassel, (1968-1975), Michel A. Ibrahim, M.D. (1976-1977), Gerardo Heiss, M.D. Ph.D. (1978), and Carl M. Shy, M.D., Ph.D. (1979). The first EPID 168 was taught in fall 1980.

Faculty:

Victor J. Schoenbach, PhD, 1980-2000

Wayne D. Rosamond, PhD, 1992-

Bevely Rockhill, Ph.D., 2002-

Marilie Gammon, PhD, 2001

Joellen Schildkraut, Ph.D., 1986 - 1991

Tim Wilcosky, Ph.D., 1985

Barbara S. Hulka, M.D., M.P.H., 1982-1991

Michel A. Ibrahim, M.D., Ph.D., 1980-1981

Lab instructors:

2000: James Pankow, Ph.D., Marilie Gammon, Ph.D., Becki Cleveland, Vani Vannappagari

1999: James Pankow, Ph.D., Amy Sayle, Ph.D., David C. Gibbons, Ganesa R. Wegienka

1998: James Pankow, Ph.D., James C. Thomas, Ph.D., Carlos Rojas, M.D., Ph.D., Mark Schulz

1997: Maria D. Hall, Ph.D., Daniel Rosenberg, Ph.D., Josephine Harter, M.D., Katherine Hartmann, M.D.

1996: James C. Thomas, Ph.D., Wendie Robbins, Ph.D., Michele Davis, M.S.P.H., D.J. McFadden, M.D., M.P.H.

1995: Janet Alexander, Amy Sayle, Ph.D.

1994: Janet Alexander, with a little help from Amy Sayle, Ph.D. and Skai Schwartz, Ph.D.

1993: Will Maier, Ph.D., Daphne Rattner, Ph.D.

1992: Susan Eaton, Ph.D., Adele Monroe, Ph.D.

1991: Peter Millard, M.D., Ph.D., Robert Schopler, Ph.D.

1990: Doren Fredrickson, M.D., Ph.D., Nora Keenan, Ph.D.

1989: H. Michael Arrighi, Ph.D., Elizabeth Barnett, Ph.D., Katherine Brett, Ph.D.

1988: Charles Humble, Ph.D., Celia Hybels, Ph.D., Barbara Richardson, Ph.D.

1987: Lisa Feingold, Ph.D., Stephen Kritchevsky, Ph.D.

1986: Sandra Martin, Ph.D., Paige Tolbert, Ph.D.

1985: Elizabeth Andrews, Ph.D., George DiFerdinando, M.D., M.P.H.

1984: George DiFerdinando, M.D., Ph.D., Marilyn Vine, Ph.D.

1983: Thomas MacIntosh Jones, M.D., Ph.D., Jeffrey Johnson, M.S.P.H.

1982: Andrea LaCroix, Ph.D.

1981: Carol Garrison, M.S.N., Ph.D., Raymond S. Greenberg, M.D., Ph.D.

1980: Bonnie Yankaskas, Ph.D., Stephen Marcus, Ph.D.

Course secretaries:

Virginia Reid, 2000

Edna M. Lennon, 1985-1999

Rebecca Townsend, 1985

Patricia S. Taylor, 1980-1984

 

My current course

 

1/28/2002, 12/12/2003, 1/24/2005