Course Title

EMERGING DISEASES


Summary

This course is an in-depth look into the West Nile virus in the United States, featuring the latest statistical, geographical, information on the spread of the disease. Modules cover types of infection and transmission of the disease in both animals and humans. Symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention are taught for those most affected by the disease including dogs and cats, birds, and horses. Module is open to veterinarians and licensed, registered, or certified veterinary technicians.

Authors

Allan J. Paul
Professor, Veterinary Pathobiology
Associate Dean for Public Engagement
Chair of Parasitology, Pathobiology
DVM, Univ. of Illinois; MS, Univ. of Illinois

Due to reduced staffing during the holidays, enrollment in Veterinary Education Online is limited to the following times:

  • Enrollments received after 12:00 p.m. CT on Wednesday, November 26, will receive enrollment notification by 5:00 p.m. CT on Monday, December 1.
  • Enrollments received after 12:00 p.m. CT on Tuesday, December 23, will receive enrollment notification by 5:00 p.m. CT on Monday, December 29.
  • Enrollments received after 12:00 p.m. CT on Monday, December 29, will receive enrollment notification by 5:00 p.m. CT on Wednesday, December 31.
  • Enrollments received after 12:00 p.m. CT on Wednesday, December 31, will receive enrollment notification by 5:00 p.m. CT on Friday, January 2.

 

 

Course Modules CE Hours Fees
West Nile Virus 0.5 $30
Benefits