This course is open to all healthcare professionals and healthcare profession students, as well as non-healthcare professionals. Emergency Pandemic Control is especially appropriate for public health personnel, public leaders and policymakers, laboratory scientists, infectious disease specialists, and those providing primary health care.
The following are the minimum computing requirements for participating in this course. Learners must have ready access to and be functionally proficient with:
- A personal computer with an up-to-date operating system and ample memory for downloads. A rectangular monitor (desktop or tablet) is highly preferable for course navigation.
- A web browser, preferably the most up-to-date version of Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox, or Safari
- Applications capable of opening and editing Microsoft Word documents and of viewing PDFs
- An Internet connection, preferably high speed
Timeline of global health threats since 1950