Key Areas of Work

  • Use of epidemiology as a scientific tool to make rational decision relevant to community and individual for preventive, promotive, curative and rehabilitative care.
  • Investigate an outbreak or epidemic identifying the causes/factors and suggest the measures.
  • Diagnosis and manage public health problems prevailing in the community keeping in mind the existing health care system in the context of the prevailing socio-cultural beliefs.
  • Guide the health system at Policy, Planning. Implementing or Monitoring & Evaluation level.