Control of Zoonotic Diseases in a Veterinary Hosptial

Type Audience Credits Price
On Demand Veterinary Techs 1.0

*** NOTE: The audience for this course is Veterinary Technicians ***

Course poster Dr. Margaret Davis
Margaret Davis, DVM, MPH, PhD
Associate Professor

In this 50 minute course, Dr. Margaret Davis reviews five zoonotic diseases of importance to a veterinary hospital.  The diseases covered are: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococci, Leptospirosis, Salmonellosis, Rabies, and Cryptosporidiosis.  For each of these the following topics will be covered:

  • Common signs in animals,
  • Common symptoms in humans,
  • Mode of transmission, and
  • Prevention measures.

Course recorded June 2015.

Suggested Reference Materials: National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians (NASPHV) Compendia covering national recommendations for zoonotic disease issues.


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