ERS Training Course: Acute respiratory pandemics: how to plan and manage

training event
9 Nov 2017 - 11 Nov 2017
Amsterdam, Netherlands

This practical course 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.

Speakers and facilitators include: Pasi Penttinen, Head of the influenza disease programme, ECDC, and Vladimir Prikazsky, Expert, Public Health Training, ECDC.

For more information, visit the European Respiratory Society (ERS) website.