Pandemic Flu: Will It Occur & Are We Prepared?--Online Course

Description: This Free Online CE Course examines the clinical characteristics and infectivity of avian influenza as well as the physiology of influenza viruses. Dr. Gall discusses the signs and threat of the avian influenza pandemic and explains the difference between pandemic and interpandemic.

Measures that reduce the transmission of influenza, the importance of annual influenza vaccination, and the development of and barriers to an appropriate vaccine are also presented. This course is designed for all healthcare professionals.


Author(s)
Developer
Name: Paul Fultz
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Organization: University of Louisville Continuing Health Sciences Education
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Contact
Name: Sarah-Ann Davis
Phone: 502-852-0173
Address: University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information SciencesCenter for Health Hazards Preparedness555 S. Floyd St. K-wing, Suite 4026Louisville, KY 40202

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Type of Product: Presentation or Lecture, Quiz
Languages: English
Keywords: Pandemic Flu
Target Capabiltities: Respond: Mass Prophylaxis, Respond: Medical Supplies Management and Distribution, Respond: Medical Surge, Common: Planning, Respond: Public Safety and Security Response
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Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - NonCommercial
Is Product...: Interoptable
Learning Management System Compatability: None
Added: Thu Nov 01 12:03:09 -0400 2007
Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:11:12 -0500 2007