Rapid Response Team/ Field Epidemiology  Workshop 

Thibodaux - July 12, 2017
Marksville - August 8, 2017
Ruston - August 15, 2017

This is a one-day training targeted towards sanitarians, laboratory personnel, public health nurses, infection control professionals, disease surveillance specialists, epidemiologists, health care providers and other public health care professionals interested in epidemiological principles and outbreak investigations. The training is free of charge but must be registered for because of seating limitations at the location.



This continuing nursing education activity was approved by Louisiana State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation for 6.3 contact hours

The Louisiana State Board of Examiners for Sanitarians will grant 6.0 contact hours for Louisiana Registered Sanitarians for this workshop.

The Louisiana State Board of Examiners for Laboratory will grant 0.63 education units for this workshop

The State of Louisiana Board of Nursing Facility Administrators will approve  5.5  continuing education credits.


Registration Form -  Pdf version             Word version


Draft Agenda

 (Note: Times may change e.g. hour earlier to start agenda, depending on location or the topics may change time slots. Final revision and other information will be emailed to registerees closer to each event date)


Thibodaux Location: Wellness Center at Thibodaux Regional Hospital - 602 N. Acadia Road - Bowie Road     Map       Nearby Restaurants

Marksville Location: Marksville Fire Department Public Meeting Room - 512 N. Main Street.    Map      Nearby Restaurants

Ruston Location: Lincoln Parish Library Community Room - 910 N. Trenton      Map       Nearby Restaurants


For more information contact rosemarie.robertson@la.gov or call (504)568-8310