Foreign and Emerging Animal Disease (FEAD) and Preparedness Training for Veterinarians


Full day training combining lecture and workshops targeting public health leaders and veterinary professionals. The program focuses on emerging zoonotic disease threats and how to prepare and respond to outbreaks.


  1. Consider possible roles for veterinarians when responding to an emergency or disaster
  2. List basic approaches to professional and personal preparedness
  3. Review strategies for business continuity
  4. Enhance knowledge on zoonotic threats
  5. Enhance knowledge of community partners in zoonotic disease

These projects are supported under a cooperative agreement from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Grant number 5U90TP000404-05. The contents of this program do not necessarily represent the official views of the CDC.