March 2, 2020

Emerging Infectious Disease & Worker Safety – February 2020

In recent weeks, Metro East Medical Reserve Corps Volunteers took part in two “Emerging Infectious Disease & Worker Safety” events provided by the Emergency Preparedness Research, Evaluation & Practice (EPREP) Program at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
Training Topics Include:
– Overview of emerging infectious diseases
– Current best practices in infectious disease protocols
– How to select appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)
– Hands-on PPE skills practice