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An Outbreak Case Study - Module VII

In this module, you will have the opportunity to use all of the epidemiological techniques you learned in the previous modules by doing a case study. Before embarking on the case study, let’s go over some of the basic components of investigation of an outbreak of acute gastroenteritis.

Outbreak Investigation – Acute Gastroenteritis


  • Outbreak investigations should be a collaborative effort, since several tasks requiring different skills must be done at the same time.