Office of Infectious Disease Services

2014 Infectious Disease Training & Exercise

When: July 22-24, 2014

This three-day infectious disease training and exercise introduced participants to a variety of topics in infectious disease including: vaccine preventable diseases; nosocomial infections; tuberculosis and sexually transmitted diseases; vector-borne and zoonotic diseases; food-borne diseases; and information on outbreaks and investigations. Participants obtained the most current infectious disease information and had the opportunity to network with a variety of partners including state and local health, infection control practitioners, public and community health nurses, health educators, epidemiologists, sanitarians, correctional facility representatives, animal control agencies, preparedness coordinators, laboratorians, border health counterparts, and university faculty and students. Sessions were led by experts in the field of infectious disease with emphasis on current trends. Participants were encouraged to forge connections with partners and exchange information and knowledge of current infectious disease topics.

Agenda

Continuing Education

Continuing Education Units (CEU) credits were offered through Greater Valley Area Health Education Center (GVAHEC).

  • Nursing: California Board of Registered Nursing
    This event was approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing for a total of 20.25 Continuing Education Units.
    • July 22nd: 5.5 CEUs
    • July 23rd: 7.25 CEUs
    • July 24th: 7.5 CEUs
  • Physicians: American Academy of Family Physicians
    This event has not been reviewed or approved yet. Please check back for updates.
  • Registered Sanitarians: Arizona Sanitarians' Council
    This event has not been reviewed or approved yet. Please check back for updates.
    • July 22nd: 6.58 CEU hours (0.658 CEUs)
    • July 23rd: 7.5 CEU hours (0.75 CEUs)
    • July 24th: 7.5 CEU hours (0.75 CEUs)
    • TOTAL for 3 day TTX and conference attendance: 21.58 CEU hours (2.158 CEUs)
    • TOTAL for 2 day conference attendance: 15 CEU hours (1.5 CEUs)
  • Certified Health Education Specialists: Arizona Public Health Association
    This event was approved by the Arizona Public Health Association for a total of 20.25 Continuing Education Units.
    • July 22nd: 5.5 CEUs
    • July 23rd: 7.25 CEUs
    • July 24th: 7.5 CEUs
  • Nursing Home & Healthcare Administrators: Board of Examiners of Nursing Care Institution Administrators & Assisted Living Facility Managers
    This event has not been reviewed or approved yet. Please check back for updates.
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
    This event was reviewed by the American Academy of Family Physicians and is acceptable for up to 20.25 Elective credits.

Evaluation

Presentations

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Thursday, July 24, 2014

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