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Category: Administration & Public Health

Vaping Prevention: Lesson 2

An electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) is an electronic device that simulates tobacco smoking.┬áIn recent years, there has been a surge of adolescents vaping; with multiple adverse impacts on public health. This curriculum was developed to inform adolescents about the real cost of vaping and prevent tobacco companies from using e-cigarettes to hook a new generation of […]

Dec 17, 2021

Vaping Prevention: Lesson 1

An electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) is an electronic device that simulates tobacco smoking. In recent years, there has been a surge of adolescents vaping; with multiple adverse impacts on public health. This curriculum was developed to inform adolescents about the real cost of vaping and prevent tobacco companies from using e-cigarettes to hook a new generation of […]

Dec 17, 2021

EMS Mortuary Services: Transport Operations

This module describes the critical logistical elements of the pre-transport, operational, and post-transport phases. The module will also cover proper infection control concepts, including zones of contamination, that are critical to the three phases of transport: pre-transport, operational, and post-transport.

Jul 12, 2021

EMS Mortuary Services: Ambulance Infection Control for Biocontainment Transport

This module describes the critical elements of risk assessment, preparation and planning required for a biocontainment transport of a patient with an airborne transmission illness, Ebola virus disease or another highly infectious disease. The module identifies situations when ambulance draping might be employed and discuss equipment that can be used to protect the ambulance patient […]

Jul 12, 2021

Principles of Ethical Research in Clinical Trials

The module will cover the ethical perspectives of conducting clinical research. Recognize the historical events leading up to the Nuremberg Code and Belmont Report. Explain the three ethical principles in the Belmont report and eight ethical requirements.

Apr 12, 2021

Respirators and Their Use in Agriculture

This module addresses the importance of using respirators in workplaces with respiratory hazards, with an emphasis on agriculture. It improves understanding of types of respirators as well as proper maintenance and storage.

Apr 8, 2021