Certification Course

Pandemic Preparedness and Response

March 26, 2021

Certification Course

Pandemic Preparedness and Response

March 26, 2021

     March 26, 2021

     4 weeks

     Online

Course Instructor

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Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ashraf Chaudhry (MBBS, MPH, DPH, MSc, FCPS)

Course Overview

This online certification course will enable the participants to understand the basic concepts of pandemics. The course will take you through the methodology of preparations and response to a global pandemic. It will focus on the public health laws, guidelines, tools, and processes that make the framework for an effective prevention plan. It will also discuss the practices of local communities to manage the disease impact.

Each participant will be eligible for a Course Certificate with 10 CME credits  (Issued by the University of Health Sciences, Lahore and Pakistan Medical Commission) after successful completion of the certification course.

Who Should Attend

Epidemiologists, Public Health Research Fellows, Hospital Administrators, District Health Officials, Physicians, Nurses, Physiotherapists, Pharmacists, Dentists, Medial Lab Technologists, Microbiologists, Nutritionists, and Undergraduate Students of Medical and Allied Health Sciences.

Learning Outcomes

  • Introduction to Outbreak, Epidemic, and Pandemic, Investigation of an Outbreak
  • Global health disparities & COVID-19
  • Legal Frameworks to build national capacities, The WHO Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Framework, Bioterrorism & Biodefense
  • Simultaneous phase development during a pandemic, Emergency Use Authorization, mRNA technology
  • Public Health Law, Hospital Pandemic Preparedness
  • Isolation and Quarantine, Testing, Contact Tracing

Schedule

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Assignment

Assignment will be in form of a writing task on a particular topic with 800-word limit. The assignment may take up to 180 minutes to complete including researching, assorting, and writing. All students will be able to complete and submit the assignments at their pace and convenience until the assessment day.

Assessment

Assessment will be taken online through a multiple-choice questionnaire. The assessment will be timed, and students will have to submit the assessment before the end time.

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  info@ipacfoundation.org

 

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