Disease Surveillance

Description:
Course Overview
 
Course Quality Rating
TBD
 
Course Description
This training defines traditional and syndromic surveillance methods and explains how disease outbreaks are detected and investigated.
 
Participants are eligible to receive up to.05 CEUs or .5 contact hours for completion of training including pre-test, post test and evaluation.
 
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Target Audience
None listed
 
Learning Objectives
1. Define surveillance
2. List surveillance activities
3. Explain the advantages and disadvantages of different surveillance methods
4. Define outbreak
5. Describe how disease outbreaks are detected
6. Identify the steps of an outbreak investigation
 
Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)
None listed
 
Professional/Disciplinary Competencies
None listed
 
Format
Online/ Self-study
 
Credit /CEU
0.05 CEUs or 0.5 Contact Hours
 
Duration
Not indicated
 
Specifications
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Course Publication Date
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