ActivEPI is a tool for learning epidemiology.

ActivEPI features:

  • 15 lessons (chapters), each with several activities.
  • Topics covered in most introductory epidemiology texts:
    • study designs
    • measures of frequency and effect
    • potential impact
    • validity (selection, information, and confounding biases)
    • interaction/effect modification
    • analysis of 2x2 tables
    • control of variables
    • stratified analysis
    • matching
    • introduction to logistic regression.
  • A full range of learning activities:
    • Narrated instructional expositions that use video and/or animation
    • Interactive study questions within expositions
    • Short quizzes
    • Linkage to resources on the World Wide Web