Graduation of Cohort IV Frontline FETP Residents
From 5 – 9 August 2019, Zambia Field Epidemiology Training Program (ZFETP) conducted a third and last workshop for the fourth cohort of frontline Field Epidemiology Training Program (FETP). Cohort IV comprising of 21 residents all graduated successfully from the frontline training.
Participation in the TEPHINET Conferences
Three recent graduates from Zambia Advanced FETP will be participating in the 10th TEPHINET global conference that will be held in Atlanta during 28 October through 1 November 2019. Two of the residents will make poster presentations while one will give an oral presentation.
Cohort III Advanced FETP
Current Cohort III residents of Advanced FETP completed the six months classroom work at the University of Zambia and have all reported in their field sites. Prior to reporting in their field sites, the field supervisors and residents were called in one central place for an orientation meeting on the expected deliverables in the field including roles of mentors and supervisors. During the meeting memorandums of understanding for field placements were signed.
Residents and supervisors during an orientation meeting.