Epidemiology and Biostatistics

The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics studies the distribution and patterns of health-events and provides statistical methodology on topics in human health. These two fields of study are the cornerstone of public health research and practice. Our faculty conduct research on a broad range of health outcomes and exposures and are fully committed to help students develop careers in academia, industry or government and become leaders in the field.  


To serve as key disciplines in research and to teach approaches for primordial, primary, secondary, and tertiary disease prevention in order to ultimately improve public health in Indiana and beyond.


To be a preeminent Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics through our excellence in research, teaching, and service.


For further information about the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, contact the department at epibio@indiana.edu or 812-856-2260.