Pertussis and Pneumonia Infectious Disease Epidemiology
Wednesday, November 6, 2013: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Participants will obtain an understanding the effectiveness of using Census-tract demogographic information to predict rates of pertussis. Similarly, the best practices for reducing pertussis among infants and the prevalence of pediatric pneumonia in Israel will be discussed.
Session Objectives: Describe the effectiveness of using Census Tract-level demographic and socioeconomic variables to predict pertussis rates.
Define best practices to reduce pertussis exposure among infants
Identify the prevalence of pediatric occult pneumonia in Israel in 2010.
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Organized by: Epidemiology