Field Epidemiology Manual

A set of training materials for professionals working in intervention epidemiology, public health microbiology and infection control and hospital hygiene.

Apps for epidemiologists


Epidemic intelligence

Healthmap (Android)

Epidemiologic statistics

Myepitable (Android)

Epidemiology Toolbox (IOS)

Reference manager

Mendeley  (IOS)

Papers ( IOS)


CDC solve the outbreak (IOS)

Plague inc (Android)

Moocdemic (all)


Sketch books

Omnigraffle (IOS)

CDC Resources

  • CDC Epidemiologic Case Studies These case studies, based on real-life outbreaks and public health problems, are interactive exercises designed to teach epidemiologic principles and practices by requiring students to apply their epidemiologic knowledge and skills to problems confronted every day by public health practitioners at the local, state, and national levels.
  • Principles of Epidemiology in Public Health Practice, Third Edition: An Introduction to Applied Epidemiology and Biostatistics This self-study course is designed for health professionals in federal, state, and local government as well as private sector health professionals who are responsible for disease surveillance or investigation. It addresses the basic principles of epidemiology and key concepts and procedures used in the surveillance and investigation of health-related states or events.

Degree Programs & Academic Programs Leading to Degrees in Epidemiology and Public Health

Comprehensive listing of Public Health Degree Programs http://www.publichealthdegree.org
Boston University, School of Public Health http://sph.bu.edu/
Boston University School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology http://sph.bu.edu/Epidemiology/department-of-epidemiology/menu-id-83.html
Brown University, Public Health Program http://publichealth.brown.edu/graduate/
Case Western Reserve Univesity, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics Case Western Reserve Univesity, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Comprehensive listing of Public Health Degree Programs http://www.publichealthdegree.org
Colorado School of Public Health: University of Colorado Denver, Colorado State University and University of Northern Colorado http://ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/PublicHealth/Pages/welcome.aspx
Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health  Columbia University, School of Public Health 
Drexel University School of Public Health  http://publichealth.drexel.edu/

Newsletters & Regular Epidemiology Publications Distributed by Associations and Private Organizations

American College of Preventive Medicine News ACPM News 
American College of Epidemiology Newsletter  American College of Epidemiology Newsletter 
American Statistical Association News Amstat News   
Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology News APIC News   
Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics http://www.cseb.ca/news.php
Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists Newsletter CSTE Newsletter 
International Clinical Epidemiology Network News INCLENnews 
Society for Clinical Trials News SCT News 
U. of North Carolina FOCUS on Field Epidemiology http://cphp.sph.unc.edu/focus/

Bulletins & Regular Reports About Diseases From Around the World

United States Department of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration, Public Health Focus http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/PublicHealthFocus/default.htm
World Health Organization Weekly Epidemiological Record (WER) Weekly Epidemiological Record/Releve Epidemiologique Hebdomadaire