Reportable Disease Surveillance

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Length: 20 minutes
Description:This presentation, by Aaron Kipp, gives you an overview of communicable disease surveillance and discusses specific types of surveillance
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This training was developed with the support of the UNC Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (UNC PERLC), a funded project of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC Cooperative Agreement 1U90TP000415).
PERLC

Learning Objectives

Training Personnel

Author and Narrator:

Aaron Kipp

Reviewer:

Jennifer Horney, MPH

The author(s) and reviewer(s) of this training have no personal financial relationships with commercial interests relevant to this presentation to disclose. Author, narrator, reviewer affiliations listed were current at the time of training development.

Competencies and Capability Functions Addressed

This training addresses selected applied epidemiology, core public health, and public health preparedness and response competencies and public health preparedness capability functions. (Please note: The competencies included on this site are just a few of the public health competencies which have been established. Training participants may find alignment between this training and other competency sets not included on this site.)

Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals Tier 1
6A3. Describes how public health sciences (e.g., biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health sciences, health services administration, social and behavioral sciences, and public health informatics) are used in the delivery of the 10 Essential Public Health Services (6: Public Health Science Skills)
Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals Tier 2
6B3. Applies public health sciences (e.g., biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health sciences, health services administration, social and behavioral sciences, and public health informatics) in the delivery of the 10 Essential Public Health Services (6: Public Health Science Skills)
Public Health Preparedness Capabilities
Capability 13, Function 1: Conduct public health surveillance and detection
Public Health Preparedness & Response Core Competencies
2.5. Manage the recording and/or transcription of data according to protocol.

References

CDC case definitions.
http://www.cdc.gov/epo/dphsi/casedef/case_definitions.htm

CDC infectious disease surveillance systems.
http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/osr/site/surv_resources/surv_sys.htm

CDC Integrated project: National electronic diseases surveillance system.
http://www.cdc.gov/od/hissb/act_int.htm

CDC nationally notifiable infectious diseases.
http://www.cdc.gov/epo/dphsi/phs/infdis2004.htm

CDC. Notifiable diseases/deaths in selected cities weekly information. MMWR. June 4, 2004/53(21); 460-468.
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5321md.htm.

CDC. Summary of notifiable diseases - United States, 2002. MMWR. April 30, 2004/51(53); 1-84.
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5153a1.htm.

Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists. www.cste.org

Last JM. A Dictionary of Epidemiology (4th Ed.). New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.

North Carolina reportable diseases and conditions.
http://www.epi.state.nc.us/epi/gcdc/pdf/10ANCAC41A.pdf

Sosin, D. Acute disease surveillance and outbreak investigation: Federal surveillance "systems".
http://nciph.sph.unc.edu/tws/acute/certificate.php

Weber, D. Introduction to surveillance.
http://nciph.sph.unc.edu/tws/surveillance/certificate.php

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