• 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.


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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

 

 

Advances in detection of T. vaginalis (updated)https://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/ID_2016November-Laboratory-Detection-of-Trichomonas-update.pdfAdvances in detection of T. vaginalis (updated)An update to the original T. vaginalis document, which now includes an overview of available diagnostic assays.
NGS Implementation Guidehttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/ID-NGS-Implementation-Guide102016.pdfNGS Implementation GuideOverview of issues in implementation and use of next generation sequencing at public health labs.
MTBC Drug Susceptibility Testing: EMBhttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/ID-MTBC_DrugSusceptibility_0216.pdfMTBC Drug Susceptibility Testing: EMBA discussion of issues surrounding the use of the anti-tuberculosis drug Ethambutol, or EMB, including recommended dose, EMB drug susceptibility testing and test methods, and reproducibility of susceptibility testing for EMB.
MTBC Drug Susceptibility Testing: PZAhttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/ID-PZA_WhitePaper_0216.pdfMTBC Drug Susceptibility Testing: PZAA discussion about the use of Pyrazinimide, or PZA, as first-line therapy for treatment of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex, including mechanism of action, reproducibility of susceptibility testing, and impact on clinical outcomes.

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Weighing the Cost and Benefit of Molecular Diagnostics for StoolWeighing the Cost and Benefit of Molecular Diagnostics for Stool2017-02-28T18:00:00Z2017-02-28T19:00:00Zhttps://www.aphlnet.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?webcode=EventInfo&Reg_evt_key=f85b3234-f540-4db9-b3f5-4ead1a3fa8dc&RegPath=EventRegFees&FreeEvent=0, eweb registration
Weighing the Cost & Benefit of Molecular Diagnostics for StoolWeighing the Cost & Benefit of Molecular Diagnostics for Stool2017-03-01T05:00:00Z2018-02-14T18:00:00Zhttps://www.aphlnet.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?webcode=EventInfo&Reg_evt_key=012ccda6-20ce-4e5b-8908-770410dd90ef&RegPath=EventRegFees&FreeEvent=0, https://www.aphlnet.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?webcode=EventInfo&Reg_evt_key=012ccda6-20ce-4e5b-8908-770410dd90ef&RegPath=EventRegFees&FreeEvent=0
Rapid Respiratory Pathogen Detection Impacts Patient Outcomes in the ICURapid Respiratory Pathogen Detection Impacts Patient Outcomes in the ICU2017-04-12T17:00:00Z2017-04-12T18:00:00Zhttps://www.aphlnet.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?webcode=EventInfo&Reg_evt_key=882c5f3b-eab2-44ed-b2eb-34838a9e0d5f&RegPath=EventRegFees&FreeEvent=0, https://www.aphlnet.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?webcode=EventInfo&Reg_evt_key=882c5f3b-eab2-44ed-b2eb-34838a9e0d5f&RegPath=EventRegFees&FreeEvent=0
Rapid Respiratory Pathogen Detection Impacts Patient Outcomes in the ICURapid Respiratory Pathogen Detection Impacts Patient Outcomes in the ICU2017-04-13T04:00:00Z2018-03-29T22:00:00Zhttps://www.aphlnet.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?webcode=EventInfo&Reg_evt_key=3e36fa99-cfd4-49cf-8c9d-618acab69d1a&RegPath=EventRegFees&FreeEvent=0, https://www.aphlnet.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?webcode=EventInfo&Reg_evt_key=3e36fa99-cfd4-49cf-8c9d-618acab69d1a&RegPath=EventRegFees&FreeEvent=0
Emerging and Resurging Infectious Diseases: 2017Emerging and Resurging Infectious Diseases: 20172017-04-25T17:00:00Z2017-04-25T18:00:00Zhttps://www.aphlnet.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?webcode=EventInfo&Reg_evt_key=5bf76cb8-ef7b-422e-911d-b2da01f7504e&RegPath=EventRegFees&FreeEvent=0, https://www.aphlnet.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?webcode=EventInfo&Reg_evt_key=5bf76cb8-ef7b-422e-911d-b2da01f7504e&RegPath=EventRegFees&FreeEvent=0
Emerging and Resurging Infectious Diseases: 2016 Emerging and Resurging Infectious Diseases: 2016 2017-04-26T05:00:00Z2018-04-12T02:00:00Zhttps://www.aphlnet.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?webcode=EventInfo&Reg_evt_key=b1bb3f5e-0cfc-418d-9fab-0e4613579c59&RegPath=EventRegFees&FreeEvent=0, https://www.aphlnet.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?webcode=EventInfo&Reg_evt_key=b1bb3f5e-0cfc-418d-9fab-0e4613579c59&RegPath=EventRegFees&FreeEvent=0