Assignment 19116

g. older adults,
women of reproductive age) and 2) a health condition or event (e.g. hysterectomy,
breastfeeding, unintended pregnancy), and then locate health statistics for your
selections. Please search for data at the national, state, and local levels. Input your
responses using a table similar to the one below that is attached.
Add a title page and reference page. Use the table and complete it. The chart expands. Usually it is 2 pages of content, no more than 3. No intro. No conclusion. Check out the seminar for more details. Be sure you include at least state and national data. Be sure you know what health disparity means before you address that section!

Some resources but these don’t have to be used.
The Role and Mission of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Retrieved from
http://www.cdc.gov/about/organization/mission.htm
Definition of Epidemiology
Definition of Epidemiology: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved from
http://www.cdc.gov/ophss/csels/dsepd/ss1978/lesson1/section1.html
Epidemiological Core Functions
Epidemiological Core Functions: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved from
http://www.cdc.gov/ophss/csels/dsepd/ss1978/lesson1/section4.html

Uses of Epidemiology
Introduction into Epidemiology: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved fromhttp://www.cdc.gov/ophss/csels/dsepd/ss1978/lesson1/section3.html
Measuring Risk: Ratios, Proportions and Rates
Measures of Risk: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Retrieved from
http://www.cdc.gov/ophss/csels/dsepd/ss1978/lesson3/section1.html
Morbidity Measures
Morbidity Frequency Measures: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved fromhttp://www.cdc.gov/ophss/csels/dsepd/ss1978/lesson3/section2.html
Mortality Measures
Mortality Frequency Measures. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved from
http://www.cdc.gov/OPHSS/CSELS/DSEPD/SS1978/Lesson3/Section3.html

Examples Mortality Data
Mortality Data: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved from
http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/deaths.htm
Natality Measures
Natality (Birth) Measures: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
http://www.cdc.gov/ophss/csels/dsepd/ss1978/lesson3/section4.html
Examples of Natality Data
Birth Data: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved from
http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/births.htm