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The academic calendar shows the deadlines and scheduled events that are relevant to students, teaching and technical-administrative staff of the University. Public holidays and University closures are also indicated. The academic year normally begins on 1 October each year and ends on 30 September of the following year.

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Course calendar

The Academic Calendar sets out the degree programme lecture and exam timetables, as well as the relevant university closure dates..

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Academic staff


Albertoli Giancarla 045 8009841

Aleotti Renata 0461-364187 364174 o 0464 582475

Amaddeo Francesco 045 8124930

Barbui Corrado +39 0458126418

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Carpineta Sandro 0465 339716

Cazzoletti Lucia 045 8027656

Chiesa Silvia

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De Stefani Renzo 0461 985825

Ferdeghini Marco 045 812 47 84 (Segreteria) 045 802 74 89 (Segreteria di Istituto)

Fornari Valentina

Fumagalli Guido Francesco 045 802 7605 (dipartimento)

Girelli Massimo +39 0458027106

Gotte Giovanni 0458027694

Latterini Enrica

Laudanna Carlo 045-8027689

Mazzoni Noemi

Meyer Anja

Micciolo Rocco

Moser Claudio

Nocera Antonio

Pertile Riccardo 0461 904694

Poli Albino 045 8027658

Raffaeta' Roberta

Ruggeri Mirella 0458124953

Tagliaro Franco 045 8124618-045 8124246

Tam Enrico +39 045 8425149

Tamburin Stefano +39 0458124285 (segreteria)

Tosato Sarah 045 8124441

Trabetti Elisabetta 045/8027209

Virga Mariano

Zancanaro Carlo 045 802 7157 (Medicina) - 8425115 (Scienze Motorie)

Zoccante Leonardo 045 812 4773

Study Plan

The Study Plan includes all modules, teaching and learning activities that each student will need to undertake during their time at the University. Please select your Study Plan based on your enrolment year.

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Teaching code



Albino Poli


Albino Poli





Scientific Disciplinary Sector (SSD)



TERP ROV 1^ ANNO - 2^ SEMESTRE (2 periodo) dal Apr 11, 2018 al May 25, 2018.

To show the organization of the course that includes this module, follow this link:  Course organization

Learning outcomes

The course aims the student to know and study the main determinants of health and disease, the preventive strategies both individual and collective, and of interventions to promote the health and safety of their users. Particularly, it aims to understand the causes, the pathogenic mechanisms, and methods of prevention and control of infectious diseases and the main chronic diseases as outcomes of lifestyles.


Introduction to epidemiology: - Definition, objectives and characteristics of epidemiology - Measures in epidemiology  The concept of health, disease and causes of disease epidemiology. Criteria for the assessment of the causal link.  Epidemiological studies: descriptive, analytical, brief notes on experimental studies  Elements for the assessment of the main problems of health of a population: - Epidemiological profile of the Italian population - Leading causes of death in the general population Epidemiology and prevention of infectious diseases: - The epidemiological chain and the methods of transmission: endemic, sporadic and epidemic diseases - The direct and indirect prophylaxis of infectious diseases; disinfection and sterilization - The specific direct prophylaxis: vaccine prophylaxis, vaccination strategies, law and vaccinations, immunizations calendar Hints of epidemiology and primary and secondary prevention (screening) of the most important chronic diseases: ischemic heart disease, diabetes mellitus, malignant neoplasms.

Reference texts
Author Title Publishing house Year ISBN Notes
Barbuti S, Fara GM, Giammanco G Igiene Medicina Preventiva Sanità pubblica (Edizione 3) EdiSES 2015 978-88-7959-827-9

Examination Methods

written test

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