International Training Curriculums

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The Institute and Texas A&M AgriLife Research, in partnership with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service have been working to develop supplemental training materials for veterinarians, diagnosticians, Extension agents, and public health personnel since 2010. The U.S. Departments of Agriculture and State, and the Defense Threat Reduction Agency have provided sponsorship of training materials and training programs at IIAD.

Course Questions
If you have questions about any of our international training courses, training dates, or pricing email Miguel Gonzalez, IIAD program manager, at Miguel.Gonzalez@ag.tamu.edu.


IIAD Laboratory Training Program

Laboratory Management

This two-week short course provides a short overview of executive laboratory management. A six-module short course to provide trainees with foundational information and skills to support laboratory management. Topics are taught through face-to face or video recorded online lectures. The course includes 34.5 hours of lectures, exercises, and evaluation materials. All participants will receive printed study materials and answer sheets.

Bioinformatics

The course provides a short overview of bioinformatics geared towards avian influenza. A three-module course for U.S. based training activities to provide mid-career international veterinary scientists with foundational skills interpretation of bioinformatics information. Topics are taught through face-to face or video recorded online lectures. The course includes 40 hours of lectures, exercises, and evaluation materials. All participants will receive printed study materials and answer sheets.

 

International Epidemiology & Surveillance Training Program

Animal Health Disease & Surveillance

This two-week short course provides a short overview of animal health disease & surveillance. A five-module short course provides trainees with foundational information and skill to support developing and implementing a surveillance plan. Topics are taught through face-to face or video recorded online lectures. The course includes 52.45 hours of lectures, exercises, and evaluation materials.

Epidemiology

The course provides a short overview of epidemiology. An eight-module course for U.S. based training activities provides mid-career international veterinary scientists with foundational skills in epidemiology. Topics are taught through face-to face or video recorded online lectures. The course includes 90.25 hours of lectures, exercises, and evaluation materials.

 

Training Impact

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