Epidemiology UCLA Tri-Org

n. branch of medical science that studies the spread of disease in human populations and the factors influencing that spread

Who studies epidemiology?

Bioengineers study the biological mechanisms of diseases to understand how they spread and how to develop diagnostic methods, vaccines, and treatments for them.

Where did the virus originate?

Will humans come into contact with it?

How does it spread and what is its effect?

Activity time!

Emulate the exchange of contaminants, such as germs!

Oh no! A few of your classmates are infected with a fatal disease!

What would a bioengineer do?

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Created with images by qimono - "blood cells red" • tinafranklindg - "sneeze" • skeeze - "clasped hands comfort hands"

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