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922-13 2013 Influenza Update

Event Code: 588-922-13
Event Type: Webinar


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Program Date:
October 1, 2023 

Program Time:
1:00 - 2:00 PM ET 

Registration Fee:

Registration Deadline:
September 29, 2023

Flu seasons are unpredictable in a number of ways. What will happen in the 2013 - 2014 influenza season? This program will provide an overview of influenza and available diagnostic methods. The significance of influenza as a public health issue, expectations for the upcoming season and the status of novel influenza strains in the world will also be described.

At the conclusion of this program, the participants will be able to:

  • Describe the current status of seasonal influenza and novel influenza viruses.
  • Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of available methods for diagnosis of influenza.

Peter A. Shult, PhD,
Director, Communicable Disease Division and Emergency Laboratory Response Communicable Disease Division, Wisconsin
State Laboratory of Hygiene, Madison, WI

Who Should Attend:
This intermediate-level program is appropriate for laboratory professionals working in clinical and academic settings.

Continuing Education Credit:
The Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E.® Program. Participants who successfully complete each program will be awarded 1.0 contact hours. P.A.C.E.® is accepted by all licensure states except Florida. APHL is a Florida approved CE provider; each course has been approved for 1.0 contact hours for Florida Laboratory Licensees.
To receive continuing education credit, you must view the program and complete the online evaluation by November 1, 2013. 

Site Registration:
Registration fee per site: $115 includes one connection to the live webinar plus unlimited access to the archived webcast for six months. If additional connections are used for the live program, an additional program fee will be billed to you. Contact the registrar (240.485.2727) if you need to register multiple sites.
Please note: You will be automatically registered for the online archived version if your payment is received after the registration deadline.

Select a site facilitator. This needs to be someone who can receive all communication via e-mail.

Site facilitator must register.

If you have difficulty with the online registration process, please e-mail or call 240.485.2727 between 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (ET). After your facility's registration is confirmed, the site facilitator will receive all necessary instructions and paperwork via e-mail.

You may pay online using a credit card. If you would like to pay by check, please request a registration form from the APHL Registrar at 240-485-2727. Send a check made out to "APHL" to APHL Registrar PO Box 79117, Baltimore, MD, 21279-0117. Be sure to attach a registration form and include the number of the course on the check. If no registration form is received your check will be deposited but you may not be registered for the course or get a confirmation notice. We do not accept purchase orders. We are unable to offer refunds for cancellations.

Special Needs Information:
Individuals seeking special accommodations should submit their request in writing to Please allow sufficient time for APHL to make arrangements, which is normally at least three weeks prior to start date of the course. For more information call 800-536-6586.


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