A selected list of journal and data sources for faculty and students doing applied epidemiological research.

Data Analysis Software
CDC Epi Info / Epi Map
SPSS 11.5 (via NYMC LabLinks - restricted)
(via NYMC LabLinks - restricted)
PEPI v.4.04x


Data Sets
Carnegie Mellon StatLib Datasets Archive
Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Data and Statistics
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services / Research, Statistics & Data Systems
Comprehensive Epidemiologic Data Resource (CEDR)
Demographic and Health Surveys
Health Services/Sciences Research Resources. NICHSR.
Healthcare Cost & Utilization Panel. AHRQ.
Medical Expenditure Panel Survey. AHRQ.
National Center for Health Statistics

National Institutes of Health

OPR Data Archive. Princeton University.
Population Reference Bureau DataFinder.

WISQARS (Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System)
U.S. Census Bureau.

Data Books and Other Data Resources
Cancer Facts & Figures 2007 (American Cancer Society).
CDC Wonder
Health, United States (Centers for Disease Control)
Healthy People 2010
HazDat Database (Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry).
HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report (Centers for Disease Control). 1982 -.
MMWR Summary of Notifiable Diseases
Population: 2000 Census Community Districts (New York City Dept of City Planning).
SPARCS Annual Report. (New York State Dept of Health)

Statistical Abstract of the United States
United States Cancer Statistics: 1999 Incidence
WHO Statistical Information System: WHOSIS (World Health Organization).

Electronic Journals 
American Journal of Epidemiology
American Journal of Public Health
Annual Review of Public Health
BMC: Public Health
Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention
Community Dentistry & Oral Epidemiology
Emerging Infectious Diseases
Epidemiology and Infection
International Journal of Epidemiology
Journal of Biopharmaceutical Statistics
Journal of Clinical Epidemiology
Journal of Exposure Analysis and Environmental Epidemiology
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology
Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology
Statistical Methods in Medical Research
Statistics in Medicine

Federal Agencies
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
National Center for Health Statistics (CDC).
U.S. Census Bureau.
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

International Sites
Pan American Health Organization.
Population Council.
Population Reference Bureau.
Princeton University. Office of Population Research.
Statistics Canada.
United Nations Population Information Network.
World Health Organization.

Societies, Associations, Organizations
American Public Health Association. Epidemiology Section.
American College of Preventive Medicine.
American Statistical Association. Section on Statistics in Epidemiology.
Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology.
Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics.
Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists.
International Society for Environmental Epidemiology.
Public Health Foundation.
Society for Epidemiological Research.

University Sites / Research Institutes
Australian National University.  Demography and Population Studies
Brown University. Population Studies and Training Center (PSTC).
Duke University. Institute of Statistics and Decision Sciences (ISDS).
Harvard School of Public Health.
Johns Hopkins University. Bloomberg School of Public Health.
New York Medical College. Division of Epidemiology.

Penn State University. Population Research Institute.
University of California San Francisco. WWW Virtual Library - Epidemiology.
University of Michigan. School of Public Health. Department of Epidemiology.

Updated, 10/9/07, M. Ascher