The University of Iowa

1998: Global Outbreak Intervention: Field Epidemiology and Organized Responses to Infection

April 3 - 5, 1998

Conference Topics

  • Surveillance : Data Monitoring & Outbreak Detection
  • Hepatitis A: Current Field Epi Investigation in Iowa
  • Investigation of Nosocomial Infections
  • Laboratory Support & Coordination: Doing the Science
  • Closing the Loop on Surveillance," Dissemination and the Media
  • Legal, Ethical and Practical Limits to Field Epidemiology


International, national, and Regional experts from the World Health Organization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Iowa Department of Health.