EPIDEMIOLOGY By N., Sam M.S. - 32 The study of the distribution and incidence of diseases and disorders. See incidence- relative risk. EPIDEMIOLOGY: "In epidemiology the incidence and distribution of a disease is established." Related Psychology Terms CHILD PSYCHIATRY Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY Evaluation of a Qualitative Study BRAIN DISORDERS PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGIC DISORDERS (GENERAL) Dissociative Identity Disorder SPEECH DISORDERS ORGANICISM (Organic Viewpoint) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "EPIDEMIOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/epidemiology/ (accessed May 25, 2022).