E-learning course: Introduction to Outbreak Investigation

E-learning course
ECDC Virtual Academy

This course is designed to target individuals with no prior knowledge in Outbreak Investigation, however it will be especially useful to those with 1-2 years experience in public health. It may also be used as a refreshment module prior to advanced courses in Outbreak Investigation.

After the completion of this module, participants shall:

  1. Be able to recognise the steps necessary to conduct an Outbreak Investigation.
  2. Describe what is expected to be done in each of the 10 steps.
  3. Discuss the relative order between the steps.