Key papers around topics selected by epidemiology experts. SERplaylists are accessible by current members of SER.

SER Diversity and Inclusion

2019 SER Diversity and Inclusion Committee

Remove the hesitation from your validation

Matt Fox, Boston University
Lisa Bodnar, University of Pittsburgh

The Promise and Peril of Randomness

Eric Lofgren, Washington State University

Propensity Scores

Elizabeth Stuart, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Agent-Based Modeling in Epidemiology

Magdalena Cerda, New York University Langone Health
Katherine Keyes, Columbia University

Sociological Research

Jason Boardman, University of Colorado, Boulder

Consequentialist Epidemiology 

Sandro Galea, Columbia University


Quantitative Bias Analysis Playlist

Matthew P. Fox, Timothy L. Lash


Tools and Insights for the Epidemiology of Cognitive Aging and Dementia

 Jennifer Weuve, Rush University Medical Center

Measuring SES

Anusha Vable

Case Control Studies

Charles Poole, University of North Carolina

Four  Classic Papers in Reproductive Epidemiology

Anne Marie Jukic and Allen Wilcox

Mediation Analysis

Ashley Naimi, University of Pittsburgh


Selection Bias

Jay Kaufman, McGill University


Collaboration & Team Science

Sean D. Cleary, George Washington University


Self-Controlled Designs in Epidemiologic Research

Ali Rowhani-Rahbar, University of Washington

Writing a Successful Grant Proposal

Lisa Bodnar, University of Pittsburgh

Human Fecundity and Fertility

Germaine M. Buck Louis


Alan R. Lifson, University of Minnesota

Super Learner and R Coding

Laura Balzer, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Competing Risks – Part 1

 Byan Lau, Johns Hopkins University

Competing Risks – Part 2

Bryan Lau, Johns Hopkins University

Risk Prediction

Nancy Cook, Harvard University

Life Course Epidemiology

Pam Factor Litvak, Columbia University



Charles Poole, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Greatest Hits – Part 1

What is on your greatest hits album for epidemiology?

Greatest Hits – Part 2

What is on your greatest hits album for epidemiology?

Introduction to Bayesian Methods

Richard MacLehose, University of Minnesota

Income Inequality and Health – Part 1

Ichiro Kawachi, Harvard University

Income Inequality and Health – Part 2

Ichiro Kawachi, Harvard University

A Random Shuffle

Andrew Olshan, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Molecular Pathological Epidemiology

Shuji Ogino, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Fertility and Pregnancy Loss

Lauren Wise, Boston University

Introduction to Marginal Structural Models

Stephen Cole, University of North Carolina

Racial/Ethnic Health Disparities

Sherman James, Emory University

Exposure Measurement Error and Misclassification

Donna Spiegelman, Harvard University