Investigate and describe the determinants and distribution of disease, disability, or health outcomes. May develop the means for prevention and control.
Chronic Disease Epidemiologist, Clinical Epidemiologist, Communicable Disease Specialist, Environmental Epidemiologist, Epidemiologist, Epidemiology Investigator, Infection Control Practitioner (ICP), Medical Epidemiologist, Nurse Epidemiologist, Public Health Epidemiologist, Research Epidemiologist, State Epidemiologist
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