2011 Hot Topics in Public Health
 Course ID: 1029718
 Format: On-Site - Classroom course or workshop (Live Event)
 Clinical / Non-Clinical: Non Clinical
 Course Number:
 Cost (US$): 0.00
(No Registration Fee)
 Credit Type(s): 3.45 CEU/CE; 3.15 Registered Sanitarians
 Certificate: TRAIN Certificate of Attendance
Course Description:

Course Name:  DIDE Fourth Quarter Training
Sponsored by WV Bureau for Public Health, Division of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Course Duration:   Wednesday, November 16, 2011
                                 1:00 pm- 4:15 pm
                                 
Charleston Marriott Hotel & Resorts
                                 C
harleston, WV

Target audience: Local health departments, regional epidemiologists, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology (DIDE), and Disease Control staff members. 

Course Description:   The training will help public health personnel manage outbreaks such as rash illnesses and influenza, provide information on legionella environmental investigations and provide recommendations to improve future outbreak response and management.

Continuing education pending:

  • A request to the Division of Local Health is pending for CEU’s for this program. The Division of Local Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the State of West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses under Provider Number WV99-0272RN.
  • Continuing Education Hours are being requested from the WV Board of Registration for Sanitarians.

 Additional information:

  • There are NO REGISTRATION FEES associated with this training.
  • Travel and lodging accommodations are the responsibility of workshop participants. Charleston Marriott Hotel 200 Lee Street East, Charleston, WV 25301. To make reservations, call the Charleston Marriott Hotel at (304) 345-6500 before November 13, 2011.
  • Breaks will be provided.
  • Enrollment is limited to 100 participants and registration will close on November 13, 2011, unless the class becomes full before that date. Individuals registering after registration has closed will be added to a wait list.

To register for this training, visit wv.train.org. For questions, email Kala Cox, Administrator Emergency Response Coordinator, at kala.b.cox@wv.gov or call 304.356.4015.

Subject Area(s):
Chronic Diseases
Environmental / Industrial Health
Epidemiology / Biostatistics
General Public Health
Health / Risk Communications
Education/Training/Exercises/Drills
Audience(s):
Allied Health Professionals
Environmental Health Professionals
Epidemiologists / Surveillance Staff
Communicable Disease Staff
General Public Health Staff
Health Care
Background/Role(s):
Administrative Support Staff
Administrators / Directors / Managers
General / Field / Frontline Staff
Course Language(s):
English
Course Level: Intermediate
Core Competencies: none
Registration Required Outside of TRAIN: no
Registration Restrictions:
Sponsor: WV Bureau for Public Health, Division of Infectious Disease Epidemiology
Accreditations: none
Special Notes:
Course Contacts
Name: Kala Cox
Phone: 304-356-4015
email: kala.b.cox@wv.gov
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