PHE5015 W1 Assignment 2 Discussion Answer
Epidemiology is derived from the observations and inquiries of pioneers, such as Hippocrates, John Snow, Pasteur, and Koch, who have contributed immeasurably to the history of epidemiology. The discoveries and achievements of these epidemiological pioneers have played an important role in evolving epidemiology and disease control.
Discuss the impact of at least one major historical contribution on current epidemiological practices. Explain how history can potentially shape and impact our future work in public health and clinical medicine.
Justify your responses using examples and reasoning. Comment on the postings of at least two classmates, explaining whether you agree or disagree with their views.
- Discussed the impact of at least one major historical contribution on current epidemiological practices.
- Explained how history can potentially shape and impact our future work in public health and clinical medicine.
- Justified answers with appropriate research and reasoning by using examples and references from textbooks, the South University Online Library, and other acceptable references, citing the sources in APA format.
- Commented on the postings of at least two classmates by asking questions, provided a point of view with a rationale, challenged a point of the discussion, or made a relationship between two or more points.