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Event: Contact tracing for COVID-19 & other infections: principles and practice

By August 31, 2020September 11th, 2020No Comments

Presenters:

Ms Brenda Kamau, Senior public health nurse

Prof Donna Mak, Public health physician

Dr Ben Scalley, Public health physician

Who is welcome to attend?

  • ALL doctors, nurses, allied health, aged care, prison health, health promotion, local government staff and anyone who is likely to be involved in the COVID-19 response
  • ALL student health care workers Attend in person in Kalgoorlie or via video-conference

By the end of this session you will:

Have an overview of the transmission and clinical features of COVID-19 and its public health management in Australia

Understand the principles of contact tracing

Understand how these principles are applied in the control of COVID-19 and syphilis

Date Wed 16 Sept 2020 OR Wed 16 Sept 2020

Time 9-10am OR 6-7pm Venues

Kalgoorlie Overland Motel OR  Zoom video-conference*

Registration Register before COB Fri 11 Sept 2020 by emailing your name, organisation, phone number and venue/VC preference to Nina.Gadmer@health.wa.gov.au

Register here before COB Fri 11 Sept 2020 https://www.cognitoforms.com/WAPHA1/Contact TracingForCOVID19OtherInfectionsPrinciplesAn dPractice2

* Zoom videoconference app is free to download onto your phone, laptop or tablet/iPad; you will receive the video-conference link by email after you register.

Goldfields Contact tracing COVID & infections flyer final.docx