Disease Detectives: Outbreak Investigation Overview (On Demand-No CE)

This short recorded training will provide an overview of outbreak investigations for those working in public health, whether you are an experienced practitioner that needs a refresher or is new to work in outbreak investigations.

This training was originally presented on October 11, 2022.

Enroll HERE.


Public health practitioners in Michigan and beyond who have had some experience with outbreak investigations, including but not limited to sanitarians, public health nurses, epidemiologists, health communication staff, and community health workers

Learning Objectives

  • Describe a systematic approach to outbreak management
  • Discuss the challenges that occur during outbreaks and outbreak investigations 


  • Kayleigh Blaney, MPH, DrPH, Senior Advisor, School of Global Public Health, New York University