Coronavirus Knowledge Hub е платформа, на която могат да бъдат намерени редица кратки онлайн курсове по темата COVID-19 за медицински специалисти.
Курсовете, включени в платформата, са проверени за качество от членовете на консултативния форум по обучението на глобалната мрежа от програми за обучение по теренна епидемиология (TEPHINET)
Включени са онлайн курсове, подготвени от Световната здравна организация, Европейския център по превенция и контрол на болестите, Центровете за контрол на болестите в САЩ и други експертни институции.
Платформата се обновява с нови курсове регулярно. Всички курсове са налични на английски език, някои са налични и на други езици (напр. френски, испански)
Към 28.02.2020 са включени следните курсовe
I. Training Specific to COVID-19
Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), World Health Organization
This self-paced, three-module course (duration: approximately one hour) provides information on what facilities should be doing to be prepared to respond to a case of an emerging respiratory virus such as the novel coronavirus, how to identify a case once it occurs, and how to properly implement IPC measures to ensure there is no further transmission to HCW or to other patients and others in the healthcare facility. This training is intended for healthcare workers and public health professionals, as it is focused on infection prevention and control.
Emerging Respiratory Viruses, Including nCoV: Methods for Detection, Prevention, Response and Control, World Health Organization
This two-module course (~two hours) covers the fundamental principles of emerging respiratory viruses, in particular nCoV, and how to respond to an outbreak effectively.
Microlearning: Non-pharmaceutical Countermeasures for COVID-19, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
Introduction to COVID-19 NPC
Personal protective equipment against COVID-19
Environmental countermeasures against COVID-19
Social distancing countermeasures against COVID-19
Travel related countermeasures against COVID-19
COVID-19 Simulation Exercise, World Health Organization
To support countries’ preparedness efforts on the COVID-19 outbreak, WHO Department of Health Security and Preparedness has developed a generic COVID-19 tabletop exercise package.
Critical Care Severe Acute Respiratory Infection Training Short Course, World Health Organization
A hands-on practical guide to be used by healthcare professionals involved in critical care management during outbreaks of influenza virus (seasonal) human infection due to avian influenza virus (H5N1, H7N9), MERS-CoV, nCoV or other emerging respiratory viral epidemics.
II. Trainings Related to Researching and Managing Emerging Infectious Disease Epidemics
Risk Communication Training, TEPHINET
The main purpose of this curriculum is to guide those who communicate on behalf of their organization during an emergency with risk communication principles and best practices.
Ethics in Epidemics, Emergencies and Disasters: Research, Surveillance and Patient Care, The Global Health Training Centre
This seven-module course offers comprehensive training exploring the wide range of ethical issues faced by health professionals and policymakers working in the context of epidemics/pandemics and disaster situations, focusing primarily on the key areas of research, surveillance and patient care.
Pandemic and Epidemic-prone Diseases, World Health Organization
This introductory level online course aims to equip frontline responders with the latest know-how to manage outbreaks of known and emerging epidemic-prone diseases in the 21st century.
Public Health Interventions in Pandemics and Epidemics, World Health Organization
The 21st century has witnessed changes - travel and trade, urbanization, environmental degradation and other trends that increase the risk of disease outbreaks, their spread and amplification into epidemics and pandemics. This introductory level online course will guide you through the new landscape by providing information and tools you need to better manage disease outbreaks and health emergencies.
Communicating During Global Health Emergencies, Rollins School of Public Health and CDC: Division of Global Health Protection
This course introduces basic concepts and principles of communicating during a global crisis or emergency. It explores why communication during an emergency is different and the importance of adapting emergency messages to the needs of affected populations. This course is free to audit, without access to assessments
Crisis and Emergency Risk Communication Webinars, CDC: Emergency preparedness and response
Crisis and Emergency Risk Communication (CERC) training can help responders and public health professionals prepare to communicate in an emergency. CERC trainings are based on lessons learned during public health emergencies, evidence-based practices from the fields of risk and crisis communication, and psychology.