AAOHN 2017 Annual Conference

503 - Think Global, Act Local: Perspectives on Emerging Infectious Diseases and Their Impact on Our Community

Apr 26, 2017 1:00pm ‐ Apr 26, 2017 2:30pm

Credits: None available.

Standard: $50.00


This session will cover recent and current outbreaks of emerging infectious diseases (e.g. Zika, Ebola Virus Disease, MERS-CoV) and the impact on U.S. healthcare providers and their communities. We will cover disease epidemiology, including risk factors, as well as a description of national and global efforts to prevent and control the various infectious diseases.

  • Describe the epidemiology, risk factors, and control efforts of key recent and current infectious disease epidemics (e.g. Zika, Ebola Virus Disease, MERS).
  • Discuss implications for international travelers.



  • 1.50 - CNE

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