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Dr. Robert Fontaine is the Senior Advisor for the Field Epidemiology Training Program Branch at CDC. He returned to CDC headquarters in 2012 from Beijing China where he had been the Expert Advisor to the Chinese Field Epidemiology Training Program (CFETP) of the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention since 2004. During this period he has developed over 160 epidemiologists throughout China including a central team of 5 who manage all operations of the CFETP. Major investigations done under Dr. Fontaine's tenure have included, pneumonic plague, a long-standing problem of unexplained sudden death, a nationwide paraplegia outbreak from contaminated ...See All

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Tue Aug 23 2016 at 10:40 pm EST
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This 30 min talk presents basic guidelines for creating tables to view data.
A short talk on basics of creating case definitions.
This short talk describes what is a case definition, why we use them, and issues with sensitivity and specificity of case definitions.
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