Central America Field Epidemiology Training Program (CA FETP): a pathway to sustainable public health capacity development

@article{Lopez2008CentralAF,
  title={Central America Field Epidemiology Training Program (CA FETP): a pathway to sustainable public health capacity development},
  author={Augusto Dobeslao Hernandez Lopez and Victor M. C{\'a}ceres},
  journal={Human Resources for Health},
  year={2008},
  volume={6},
  pages={27 - 27}
}
The Central America Field Epidemiology Training Program (CA FETP) is a public health capacity-building training programme aimed at developing high-caliber field epidemiologists at various levels of the public health system. It began in 2000 as part of the effort to rebuild public health infrastructure in six Central American and Caribbean countries following the devastation of Hurricanes Mitch and Georges in late 1998. Since then, the CA FETP has evolved from one regional training programme… CONTINUE READING