University of Washington School of Public Health

Autumn Course 2017: EPI 220 Sexually Transmitted Infections: Causes & Consequences


Who gets STIs and why?  How do you prevent  and treat STIs?  What new STIs have recently emerged?  In this course, you will:

  • Identify populations at risk for STIs
  • Gain familiarity with infectious disease epidemiology
  • Outline risk factors for STI & HIV infection
  • Evaluate STI prevention interventions

No prerequisites. All majors are encouraged to enroll. This is a great course for students preparing for careers in a health related field. A basic understanding of biology is required. No textbook required. Areas of Knowledge: I&S, NW, & QSR.

SLN: 14900; 5 credits

Lecture meets: T/Th 3:00–4:20 p.m.

Quiz meets: F 11:30–12:20 p.m. or F 12:30-1:20 p.m.

Instructor: Lisa Manhart

Additional details about the course are provided on the attached flyer or can be found here.  Direct questions to