Infectious disease surveillance and outbreak detection: Bioinformatic challenges
Learning Areas:Basic medical science applied in public health
Communication and informatics
Protection of the public in relation to communicable diseases including prevention or control
Public health or related research
Describe the impact of pathogen genomics on public health microbiology. Explain the importance of bioinformatics in the analysis, interpretation and integration of high-throughput laboratory data.
Keyword(s): Infectious Diseases, Challenges and Opportunities
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am responsible for the coordination of bioinformatics and pathogen genomics activities across CDC's Office of Infectious Diseases, including surveillance and outbreak response.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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