neuroepidemiology

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

neuro- +‎ epidemiology, introduced by Dr. Len Kurland, Dr. Milton Alter, and Dr. John Kurtzke in 1967.

Noun[edit]

neuroepidemiology (uncountable)

  1. The epidemiology of neurological diseases.
    • 2008 April 29, Nicholas Bakalar, “Aging: Depression Tied to Alzheimer’s”, in New York Times[1]:
      Dr. Breteler is a professor of neuroepidemiology at Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.