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Medical Student Resources and House Pages: Determinants of Health

Resources for UMMS medical students, plus pages specific to Houses and maintained by the respective House Librarians.

Top Health Statistics Sites

Disability Statistics - Online resource for finding disability-related statistics in the U.S.  Hosted by Cornell University.

Easy Stats - Quick and easy access to statistics on finance, housing, labor, education and general demographics from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Live Births - Natality data from the CDC

MassCHIP - 36 health data sets, searchable by Massachusetts region or city/town.  Maintained by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.  Contains instructions to download software to create customizable reports.

National Center for Health Statistics - Comprehensive health data sets from the CDC

OCED Health Stats iLibrary - International health statistics from the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development

Our Healthty Massachusetts - Heath status infomation on the 351 cities and town in Massachusetts.

Social Explorer - Provides access to demographic information about the United States from 1790 to the present. It creates maps and reports to help users visually analyze and understand demography and social change throughout history.

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Lamar Soutter Library Statistics Subject Guide

Evidence-Based Medicine Resource Guide

Use this link to visit the library's Evidence-Based Medicine resource guide.  There you will find glossary information of epidemiological terminology, sites to find specific types of studies you will learn about in this course as well as online tutorials and modules for more information.

Public Health Resources

Epidemiology e-Books at UMMS

Epidemiology e-Journals at UMMS

Mass Grown Map

Guide to local farms and agriculture from mass.gov