18 Jan 2024 17:00 - 19:00 Room SG1, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge

Description

An event by the Healthcare in Conflict research network.

This event will be in-person only, please register online.


Convenor

Charlotte Hammer (University of Cambridge)

‘One Health’ outbreak investigation workshop

Using a case study of an outbreak among humans and domestic animals, we will simulate an outbreak investigation in the form of a table-top exercise using a One Health lens. Participants will take the role of the outbreak investigators within a conflict setting and learn essential skills covering outbreak management, with the added complexity of in a conflict area, as well as basic epidemiological concepts and calculations. This workshop is particularly suitable for healthcare professionals who are not epidemiologists but could encounter infectious disease outbreaks in their professional context, particularly abroad. It is also suited for junior epidemiologists with limited professional experience or those interested in transitioning into such a role.

For enquiries, please contact the Research Networks Programme Manager.

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