Bioterrorism: The Agents

Description:

Course Overview

Course Quality Rating
TBD

Course Description
This course is designed to provide a fundamental understanding of the clinical and epidemiological features of potential bioterrorism agents. Course content includes: the origins and rationale for the CDC bioterrorism agent classification; important clinical and epidemiological features of category A agents; and important clinical and epidemiological features of Category B and C agents. clinical and epidemiological features of potential bioterrorism agents.

This course is provided by South Central Public Health Partnership and will require a secondary login and/or registration. Click the LAUNCH button below to start or be taken to the course.

Target Audience
Public health professionals seeking to understand the fundamentals of clinical and epidemiological features of potential bioterrorism agents.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Describe the origins and rationale for the CDC bioterrorism agent classification
  2. Describe and distinguish important clinical and epidemiological features of Category A agents
  3. Describe and distinguish important clinical and epidemiological features of Category B and C agents

Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)
None listed

Professional/Disciplinary Competencies
Preparedness & Response Core Competencies

  • 1.1: Solve problems under emergency conditions.

Format
Online/ Self-study

Credit /CEU
None available

Duration
8 hrs.

Specifications
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Course Publication Date
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