Thu, 06 Dec|
Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital
Introduction to Outbreak Management
This short course is an introduction to Outbreak management.
Time & Location
06 Dec 2018, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Bowen Bridge Road &, Butterfield St, Herston QLD 4029, Australia
About the event
Go behind the scenes of communicable disease outbreaks and learn how they are are detected, investigated and managed. With real-life examples drawn from local and international outbreaks, you will learn the key steps in outbreak management, basic analytical methods, control strategies, risk communication and escalation of the response. The course will use a multi-platform approach using videos, case-studies, interactive group exercises and a simulated outbreak investigation to make understanding the concepts easy, relevant and engaging.