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Conferences & Workshops

Lecture: Got Bit? Rabies Testing and Animal Bite Procedures

Rabid dogJoin veterinarians from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment and the Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory on Feb. 21 from 5-7 p.m. at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center (8788 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS) for a FREE lecture about animal bite exposures and rabies testing procedures. This lecture is for:

  • Veterinarians
  • Animal Control Officers
  • Public Health/Infectious Disease Professionals
  • Healthcare Providers

RSVP to Tiffany Wallin at Tiffany.Wallin@jocogov.org or 913-826-1252. 

WorkWell KS Virtual Foundation Workshop

Two women exercisingWorkWell KS provides local training for employers to help with the development and implementation of comprehensive worksite wellness plans that can positively impact the health of their employees as well as their overall business. 

Teams and committees from across the state will tune in for a live foundation workshop led by worksite wellness expert, Dr. Elizabeth Ablah, on Feb. 22 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Join us for this live broadcast at our Olathe office (11875 S. Sunset Dr., Conference Room F). Register here by Feb. 8 or call 913-477-8437.

Kansas Infectious Disease Symposium 2018

Emergency preparedness activities in the state of KansasJoin leaders in public health, emergency response, preparedness and healthcare to learn how highly infectious disease outbreaks (including zoonotic diseases and foodborne illness) are contained and managed in the state of Kansas and the Midwest. Network with local, state and federal partners to share information on how to plan for disease outbreaks and maintain readiness in your jurisdiction. This event is for public/environmental health, healthcare leaders and providers, school nurses, emergency management, first responders, law enforcement, healthcare coalitions and elected officials. 

When: May 10-11, 2018; FREE pre-conference syndromic surveillance training on May 9th for public health and hospital epidemiology staff who use the ESSENCE tool.

Where: Embassy Suites by Hilton Kansas City/Olathe Hotel & Conference Center, 10401 S. Ridgeview Road, Olathe, KS 66061

Cost: Early Bird Rate: $150 (register on/before March 30, 2018); Regular Rate: $180 (register March 31-April 30, 2018). Continuing education credits are available for purchase for $30. Attendees are responsible for their own travel and lodging expenses.

Register: Registration is now open on Kansas TRAIN. Registration closes on Monday, April 30, 2018.

Agenda: A tentative schedule is available here

Would your company or organization like to exhibit or sponsor at this event? Click here for options and prices. 

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Wed, 02/21/2018 - 10:00am

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WorkWell KS Virtual Foundation Workshop

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 10:00am

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