• APHL Responds to the Zika Virus

    APHL Responds to the Zika Virus

    Status updates on Zika diagnostics, guidance, training and response activities. More.
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APHL builds public health lab capability to detect, identify and respond to ID threats.


PHL Resources

 

 

Advanced Molecular Detectionhttps://www.aphl.org/programs/infectious_disease/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=1Advanced Molecular Detection<img alt="" src="/programs/infectious_disease/PublishingImages/ID_DNA.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/infectious_disease/Pages/Advanced-Molecular-Detection.aspx, /programs/infectious_disease/Pages/Advanced-Molecular-Detection.aspx
Right Sizing Flu Surveillance https://www.aphl.org/programs/infectious_disease/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=2Right Sizing Flu Surveillance <img alt="" src="/programs/infectious_disease/PublishingImages/ID_Right-Size.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/infectious_disease/influenza/Influenza-Virologic-Surveillance-Right-Size-Roadmap/Pages/default.aspx, /programs/infectious_disease/influenza/Pages/Influenza-Virologic-Surveillance-Right-Size-Roadmap.aspx
Mycobacteria Lab Essentialshttps://www.aphl.org/programs/infectious_disease/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=3Mycobacteria Lab Essentials<img alt="" src="/programs/infectious_disease/PublishingImages/ID_TB.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/infectious_disease/tuberculosis/Pages/Training-Modules.aspx, https://www.aphl.org/programs/infectious_disease/tuberculosis/Pages/Training-Modules.aspx

 

 

APHL NGS Focus Groups Reporthttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/ID-2017May-NGS-Focus-Groups-Report.pdfAPHL NGS Focus Groups ReportThis report summarizes the results of three focus groups representing 18 different state and local public health laboratories about implementation and use of NGS
PHL Communication Points for CLIA-Waived Flu Testshttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/ID_2017Feb-CLIA-Waived-Test-Comm-Points.pdfPHL Communication Points for CLIA-Waived Flu TestsTo assist public health laboratories (PHLs) in communicating with clinical partners that may utilize these tests, the APHL Influenza Subcommittee has developed some discussion points.
Role of PHLs in STD Response (updated)https://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/ID_2017Feb-PHL-STD-Testing-update.pdfRole of PHLs in STD Response (updated)This document updates the May 2011 issue brief “The Role of Public Health Laboratories in STD Testing,” and foster continued discussion among PHLs and their partners regarding the current and future value that PHLs add to STD response.
Rabies Diagnostics Toolkithttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/ID-2017Jun-Rabies Workbook.pdfRabies Diagnostics ToolkitThis document is intended to be a self-assessment tool for any public health laboratory performing rabies testing in the US.

Training - ,resourceswebpart CUSTOMIZE  Training

 

 

Laboratory Methods for Detecting Rabies Virus Laboratory Methods for Detecting Rabies Virus Designed for individuals performing rabies testing in public health laboratories, this four and one-half day workshop addresses traditional rabies testing techniques, safety in the rabies laboratory, specimen acquisition and preparations, rabies quality control and proficiency testing, standardized testing procedures, emerging technologies, and epidemiologic issues. 2018-02-05T00:00:00Z2018-02-09T23:59:00Zhttps://www.aphl.org/courses/Documents/2017/588-100-18%20Rabies%20PHS%20Flyer_FINAL.pdf, https://www.aphl.org/courses/Documents/2017/588-100-18%20Rabies%20PHS%20Flyer_FINAL.pdf