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Nov 16, 2016 by Catherine Golden (cagw)
EHS 2109 : Infectious Diseases and Bioterrorism
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 09:06:24 GMT
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 17:39:25 GMT
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Emergency Health Services (EHS)
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CHS-BSHS: Clinical Health Sciences
: Global Leadership in Disaster Response
GLDR-BSHS: Global Leadership in Disaster Response
LEADR-BSHS: Leadership for Emergency Action and Disaster Response
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Clinical Leadership (CL)
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Infectious Diseases and Bioterrorism
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students in the health sciences program or with the instructor's permission
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4 credits in courses in the areas of biology or anatomy and physiology; or HSCI 2102
Dr. Steven Hatfill
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Examination of the basic principles of epidemiology, the growing problem of emerging infectious diseases, the threat of biological warfare, and emergency preparedness planning and response for large-scale biological events.
1. Identify the basic nomenclature and procedures used in epidemiology, and the epidemiological response associated with the outbreak of a new infectious disease.
2. Describe the growing risk for infectious disease pandemics.
3. Discuss current problems with U.S. pandemic and biosecurity preparedness.
4. Analyze threats to human health, agriculture, and animals from a national and international perspective in order to outline an emergency preparedness plan for a large-scale disease outbreak.
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