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Liberia FETP Frontline – 2016 AFENET Conference Presentations and Presenters

Once again, congratulations to our six presenters representing the Liberia Frontline Field Epidemiology Training Program (LFETP-Frontline) at the 2016 AFENET Conference in Abuja, Nigeria held 8-12 August 2016! Out of 504 Abstracts submitted from 31 FELTP programs for the 6th AFENET Conference, (some submissions from outside of Africa), 6 out of the 10 submitted by Liberia…
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Cohort 3: A Documentary Video

Many thanks to Peter Adewuyi, Field Coordinator for the Liberia Field Epidemiology Training Program (LFETP), for putting together this video documenting the experiences of the 3rd cohort, with comments from members of the Liberian Ministry of Health.

 

Liberia FETP-Frontline Alumni Presenting at the 2016 AFENET Conference

Congratulations to our Liberian FETP-Frontline alumni whose abstracts have been accepted for presentation at the 2016 African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET) Conference in Abuja, Nigeria, 8-12 August, 2016! Out of 504 Abstracts submitted from 31 FELTP programs for the 6th AFENET Conference, (some submissions from outside of Africa), 6 out of the 10 submitted by Liberia were…
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Unknown Skin Disease Outbreak Investigation – Maryland County

A reported unknown skin disease outbreak was investigated in a community in Maryland County, Liberia in May 2016. The disease affected children aged between 3-16years, median age = 8.5years; males and females were equally affected. The epidemic curve showed a propagated type of spread with no deaths since 2013. From our investigation, the disease is…
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