Pandemic Influenza

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Video Broadcasts and Webcasts

Regional Pandemic Flu Conference DVD Set The Regional Pandemic Flu Conference, held at Harborview Medical Center on January 30, 2006, is now available for purchase on a 3-DVD set. The set costs $25, including tax and mailing. These six lectures are also available online…

Safe America Foundation Pandemic Flu Podcast, Public Service Announcement

Safe America Foundation Pandemic Flu Podcast, Public Service Announcement

Safe America Foundation Pandemic Flu Podcast, Public Service Announcement

Safe America Foundation Pandemic Flu Podcast, Public Service Announcement

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Audio Broadcasts

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Online Training Courses

PrepareIowa sponsored by the Upper Midwest Center for Public Health Preparedness, provides the technological facility for courses from several institutions,
including U. Albany programs listed further down this posting. Courses offered include…
University of Albany School of Public Health Center for Health Preparedness Home base for the excellent Grand Rounds program at the University of Albany
School of Public Health Center for Public Health Preparedness. Note that some of their past courses are still available at the Iowa site listed above.
If you catch the courses the first time they are run, you can submit questions via phone or fax. Some of their courses and broadcasts:
California Distance Learning Health Network (CDLHN)
We produce and promote courses on a variety of public health topics beneficial to healthcare workers as well as interested individuals in the general public.
Minnesota Emergency Readiness Education and Training
Each MERET module contributes to preparing the health care workforce to function during public health emergencies or bioterrorism events by providing
competency based awareness-level online training for hospitals, clinics, long-term care, public health agencies and other community emergency responders,
including volunteers. Registration required. Flash plug-in required.
  • Standard Precautions and Respiratory Hygiene
  • Design and Maintenance of Airborne Infection Isolation Rooms (AIIR)
  • Transmission-Based Precautions
  • Multiple Drug Resistant Organisms (MDROs)
  • Protect Yourself First with Full Barrier Precaution
  • Methods for Achieving Temporary Negative Pressure Isolation (TNPI)
Critical Care Medicine Tutorials
Introduction to Critical Care, Problem Orientated Approach, Respiratory Failure, Shock, Renal Failure, Sepsis.
This site was developed to help residents during their critical care rotation in the surgical ICU at the University of Pennsylvania. This information is for personal study purposes only.
Symptom Management at End-of-Life: Pain Module
Department of Pain and Palliative Care at Beth Isreal Medical Center, New York
This module focuses on the assessment and management of pain in a patient with cancer facing the end of life. Learners are guided through critical assessment and diagnosis, treatment planning, implementation of interventions, and outcomes assessment in an interactive, problem-based format using learner feedback.
Emergency Management Institute (EMI) US Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA)
National Emergency Training Institute (NETC) electronic campus offers a wide variety of courses, including those on the incident command system which is
required for local governments which hope to receive financial assistance for preparedness (e.g., equipment).
FEMA Independent Study Program for many disaster and emergency management courses.
Online University of the National Environmental Health Association
Avian and Pandemic Flu: Preventive Measures: Maintaining Operational Continuity 2.5 hours $89
Avian and Pandemic Flu: Awareness for the Public Health Professional 1.5 hours $89
The Kentucky Terrorism Response and Preparedness (TRAP) program provides several courses, including two on Agroterrorism
(one at the introductory level, one at extension level), bioterrorism, chemical terrorism, and pediatric terrorism (recognition and treatment
of problems particularly affecting children).

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