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Training course on acute respiratory pandemics: How to plan and manage

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Start date : 09/11/2017
End date : 11/11/2017
Amsterdam, the Netherlands
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This practical course, jointly organised by the European Respiratory Society (ERS) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) will cover outbreak investigation, pandemic planning, recent developments in respiratory pathogen biology and therapy, and will focus around two practical scenarios in which participants will gain experience in managing an acute epidemic. Research during an epidemic and ethical aspects will also be covered.

Target audience: clinicians, pulmonary physicians, public health teams, nurses, allied healthcare professionals, intensivists, pediatricians, microbiologists, virologists and trainees in the above specialities.


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