Bioterrorism: The Agents
This course is designed to provide a fundamental understanding of the clinical and epidemiological features of potential bioterrorism agents. Course content includes: the origins and rationale for the CDC bioterrorism agent classification; important clinical and epidemiological features of category A agents; and important clinical and epidemiological features of Category B and C agents.
Academic Faculty/Staff, Federal Government Employees, State Government Employees, Local Government Employees, Non-Government Employees and Students
- Describe the origins and rationale for the CDC bioterrorism agent classification
- Describe and distinguish important clinical and epidemiological features of Category A agents
- Describe and distinguish important clinical and epidemiological features of Category B and C agents
H. Michael Maetz, VMD, MPH
Professor, Department of Epidemiology
School of Public Health
University of Alabama at Birmingham
- 8.00 Participation/CETulane Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE) awards 8.00 hour(s) of credit for completing Bioterrorism: The Agents
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