Join representatives from the Heartland National TB Center, Children’s Mercy Hospital, The University of Kansas Hospital, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment to address emerging public health issues and expand knowledge of how infectious diseases are contained and managed in Kansas and the Midwest. Network with local, state and federal partners to share information on how to plan for disease outbreaks and maintain readiness in your jurisdiction.
This event is for public/environmental health, healthcare leaders and providers, school nurses, emergency management, first responders, law enforcement, healthcare coalitions, and elected officials.
Presentation topics: Tuberculosis (May 5th only); Coronavirus (COVID-19), MERS and SARS; Vaping and Lung Injury Cases; Congenital Syphilis; HPV Vaccination; Get Tested KC; Tickborne Diseases
When: May 5-6, 2020
Where: Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center, 8788 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park, Kansas 66212