Didactic Courses

Cochlear Center faculty offer two didactic courses each academic year through the Department of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

 

340.699.01 Epidemiology of Sensory Loss in Aging

340.699.01 Epidemiology of Sensory Loss in Aging is a 3-credit course offered on-site in Baltimore, Maryland from January to March. This course introduces the biologic, epidemiologic and clinical aspects of aging-related declines in the auditory, visual, and vestibular systems, demonstrates methods of assessment of sensory function for epidemiologic studies, and reveiws current epidemiologic knowledge of sensory function and aging-related outcomes in older adults, including the epidemiology and consequences of dual sensory loss.

 

340.699.11 Epidemiologic Approaches to Hearing Loss and Public Health

340.699.11 Epidemiologic Approaches to Hearing Loss and Public Health is a 1-week intensive course offered in June as part of the Graduate Summer Institute of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in Baltimore, Maryland.  This course is a subset of 340.699.01, focusing only on hearing and may be taken for academic credit or for non-credit/professional development.