Communicable Diseases: HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis, STI’s, Tuberculosis and COVID-19

The purpose of this presentation is to provide a broad overview of the most common communicable diseases locally, nationally, and globally. This presentation is especially relevant to the continuation of the COVID-19 pandemic and the growing rates of Hepatitis, STIs, and HIV/AIDS.  Additionally, participants will discover how social determinants of health impact the spread and treatment of communicable diseases.

Educational Objectives

After completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Define communicable disease.
  • Discuss the most common communicable diseases, HIV/AIDs, hepatitis, tuberculosis, STI’s and COVID-19 and how they are transmitted
  • Discuss Mississippi laws Surrounding Communicable Diseases

4.0CE’s for:

  • CHES (Certified Health Education Specialist)
  • CPH- Certified Public Health
  • DMH – Addiction Therapist
  • DMH – Community Support Specialist
  • DMH – Licensed Administrator
  • DMH – Mental Health Therapist
  • DMH – Prevention Specialist
  • MAAP (Mississippi Association of Addiction Professionals)
  • NBCC/LPC (National Board    Certified Counselors)
  • Social Work

Presenter

Mauda Monger, Ph.D. MPH

Location

Virtual

Date

Feb. 3, 2021

Time

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Presenter

Mauda Monger, Ph.D. MPH

Location

Virtual