Whether your Epi Team has just been established or has been working together for years, you can begin this curriculum by completing the following introductory activities.
Slide Presentation: Introduction to Epi Teams
The introductory presentation provides an overview of the roles, responsibilities, and functions of local Epi Teams. It also includes examples of successful investigations conducted by two of North Carolina’s local Epi Teams. This presentation can be viewed by each team member individually.
Team Building: “Lost at Sea” Exercise
After each Epi Team member has viewed the Introduction to Epi Teams presentation, your team may want to participate in the exercise below, designed to help team members communicate and make decisions as a group. This team-building exercise can be used by new or experienced Epi Teams.