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ASPPH to Co-Sponsor Webinar, Preparing Faculty and Students Regarding Ebola: A Look Across Health Professions – Thursday, December 11

To underscore the importance of interprofessional education and collaborative practice, the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health, American Association of Colleges of Nursing, and Association of American Medical Colleges are hosting a webinar on how public health, nursing, and medicine are leading education about Ebola, including diagnosis, treatment, and public health measures. The webinar will be held on December 11 from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. (Eastern).

Dr. Sosin, the Acting Director of the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, will provide an overview of the most current information and highlight science-based resources available to members of the academic community to educate the stakeholders and communities they serve.  Panelists include Mr. Harold Cox, MSSW, Associate Dean for Public Health Practice and Associate Professor of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health; Dr. Kratochvil,  Professor, Associate Vice Chancellor for Clinical Research and Chief Medical Officer, UNeHealth from the University of Nebraska Medical Center; and Dr. Yolanda Ogbolu, Assistant Professor and Deputy Director for the Office of Global Health at the School of Nursing, University of Maryland.  Panelists will share their experiences and discuss the role of schools in educating and informing students, the workforce, and the public.

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[Photo: Mr. Harold Cox]

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