Bioterrorism Preparedness: Factors for the Emergence or Reemergence of Infectious Diseases

Description:

Course Overview

Course Quality Rating
TBD

Course Description
This course introduces participants to the factors for the emergence/reemergence of infectious diseases. Topics include: mechanisms of the development of antimicrobial resistance; the ways in which environmental and ecological factors influence infectious diseases; and transmission dynamics of infectious diseases.

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 information on the factors for the emergence/ reemergence of infectious diseases.

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

  1. Identify factors that contribute to the emergence and reemergence of infectious disease
  2. Describe the mechanisms of the development of antimicrobial resistance
  3. Illustrate how environmental and ecological factors influence infectious diseases
  4. Describe transmission dynamics of infectious diseases

Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)
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Professional/Disciplinary Competencies
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Format
Online/ Self-study

Credit /CEU
None available

Duration
6 hrs.

Specifications
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Course Publication Date
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