Training Ghanaian frontline healthcare workers in public health surveillance and disease outbreak investigation and response

@inproceedings{Ameme2016TrainingGF,
  title={Training Ghanaian frontline healthcare workers in public health surveillance and disease outbreak investigation and response},
  author={Donne Kofi Ameme and Kofi Mensah Nyarko and Edwin Andrews Afari and Simon Nyovuura Antara and Samuel Oko Sackey and Fred Wurapa},
  booktitle={The Pan African medical journal},
  year={2016}
}
INTRODUCTION Beyond initial formal academic education, the need for continuous professional development through in-service workforce capacity improvement programs that are aimed at enhancing knowledge and skills of public healthcare workers has assumed immense priority worldwide. This has been heightened by the on-going Ebola Virus Disease outbreak, which is exposing the weak public health systems in West Africa. In response to this need, the Ghana Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Program… CONTINUE READING