8438. Discuss the importance of trends in epidemiology and population health management. How are trends in epidemiology important to protect the Saudi population? Be sure to support your statements with logic and argument, use at least two peer reviewed articles and cite them to support your statements. Post your initial response early and check back often to continue the discussion. Be sure to respond to two of your peers posts as well. You are required to reply to at least two peer discussion question post answers to this weekly discussion question and/or your instructors response to your posting. These post replies need to be substantial and constructive in nature. They should add to the content of the post and evaluate/analyze that post answer. Normal course dialogue doesnt fulfill these two peer replies, but is expected throughout the course. Answering all course questions is also required.