To maximise health protection knowledge and skills in the public health workforce for the prevention and control of communicable disease across the Cheshire and Merseyside population.
Why is it important?
To maximise capability in the public health workforce.
To provide a foundation for any future public health training
To ensure up-to-date knowledge and skills for prevention and control of communicable disease
What are we doing?
Delivering a 4-week course on the introduction to health protection. The course covers the following:
- Introduction to health protection (this will include knowledge of concepts and frameworks within Health Protection)
- Infection prevention and control
- Vaccines and immunisation
- Diseases (Looking at various diseases which may include E. coli, Monkeypox, Salmonella etc.)
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UK Health Security Agency
University of Liverpool
More information about health protection can be found on the UK Health Security Agency website.
Edwin Panford-Quainoo is the Programme Manager for the Contact Tracing Course. For all enquiries, please email email@example.com
Health Protection: Principles and Practice
Editors: S. Ghebrehewet, A. Stewart et. al.