This is the first of a discussion series on outbreak preparedness and response to encourage sharing of experiences and reflections that further our understanding of how we can best support learning in these contexts. It includes presentations on educational programmes developed in response to disease outbreaks.


  • Briëtte du Toit, Infection Control African Network, South Africa
  • Maryirene Ibeto, UK Public Health Rapid Support Team, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK
  • Renata Bernardes David, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz), Brazil

Each webinar will offer a focused discussion on topics relating to disease outbreaks preparedness and response. The topic of discussion for each session will be selected from suggestions shared by participants providing opportunity for those in attendance to shape the direction of this series.

Watch the webinar here.