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Keyword Relevance for: Pre-Veterinary Medicine
19-1041.00    Epidemiologists

    O*NET-SOC Title     no matches
    Alternate Occupation Titles yes    1 match
    O*NET-SOC Description yes    1 match
    Tasks yes    6 matches
    Detailed Work Activities yes    1 match

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Veterinary Epidemiologist

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Investigate and describe the determinants and distribution of disease, disability, or health outcomes. May develop the means for prevention and control.

Tasks

  • Prepare and analyze samples to study effects of drugs, gases, pesticides, or microorganisms on cell structure and tissue.
  • Conduct research to develop methodologies, instrumentation and procedures for medical application, analyzing data and presenting findings.
  • Educate healthcare workers, patients, and the public about infectious and communicable diseases, including disease transmission and prevention.
  • Plan and direct studies to investigate human or animal disease, preventive methods, and treatments for disease.
  • Standardize drug dosages, methods of immunization, and procedures for manufacture of drugs and medicinal compounds.
  • Teach principles of medicine and medical and laboratory procedures to physicians, residents, students, and technicians.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Prepare scientific or technical reports or presentations.