19.610 Exposure Assessment

Exposure Assessment

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 3592
Status Active

Concepts of quantification of occupational exposures (chemical and physical hazards) for purpose of correlating health effects with exposures. Topics discussed include reasons for conducting exposure assessment, sampling methods, sampling strategies (for epidemiology, compliance, control), and statistical considerations. Principles are illustrated through a series of case studies.