Continuing Education Resources

The CDC laboratory Training website can connect individuals with laboratory focused training that can aid in career development and/or accreditation needs. This website can be used to register for online courses, webinars, seminars, and hands-on workshops. Courses are free and most offer P.A.C.E continuing education credits.

Current subjects include but are not limited to:

   ·         Basic Microbiology
   ·         Biothreat preparedness training for sentinel laboratories
   ·         Brain-eating Amoebae
   ·         BT rule Out or Refer
   ·         Core Microbiology Skills
   ·         Fundamentals of working safely in a Biological Safety Cabinet
   ·         Packing and Shipping Division 6.2 Materials

CDC TRAIN is an online learning system that offers public health training opportunities, many that are free. Accounts are free to sign up for and allow individuals to search for courses to meet their professional development requirements and manage training transcripts.

The Training and Continuing Education Online (TCEO) is a system that provides access to CDC educational activities for continuing education (CE). TCEO can be used to search for CE opportunities, complete course evaluation and post-tests, receive CE certificates, and manage CE transcripts.

·         Patient Safety
·         Biovigilance
·         Healthcare Personnel Safety
·         Dialysis
·         Long-Term Care Facility

Using Telehealth to Improve Children’s Access to Health Care

July 10 at 3 p.m. EST
Type: Webinar
Sponsoring organization: The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)  

Expanding the Delivery of Tobacco Cessation Interventions in Rural Health Clinics To Improve Health Outcomes

July 11, 2019, 1 p.m. EST
Type: Conference/Meeting
Sponsoring organization: SelfMade Health Network at Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF)-CDC’s Consortium of National Networks 

Human Trafficking Symposium: Empowering Our Communities

July 26, 2019
Gainesville, FL
Type: Conference/Meeting
Sponsoring organization: Suwannee River AHEC 

2019 Annual NACCHO Conference

Jul 9 - 11, 2019
Orlando, FL
Type: Conference/Meeting
Sponsoring organization: National Association of County and City Health Officials

2019 38th Annual FACHC Conference 

Jul 21 - 24, 2019
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Type: Conference/Meeting
Sponsoring organization: Florida Association of Community Health Centers 

Suwannee River Area Health Education Center offers free and low-cost enduring CE courses. Some of the topics include:

  • Tobacco Cessation
  • Health Experiences Among Gender and Sexual Minorities
  • LGBT Mental Health
  • Cultural Awareness Basics
  • Diabetes Self-Management Programs
  • Pediatric Asthma and Allergy

SRAHEC also offers a variety of in-person continuing education events across Florida at affordable prices - and some are even free! Upcoming live events include:


More information can be found here. 
Information on the DrPH with a Laboratory Concentration, click here

14646 NW 151st Blvd.
Alachua, FL 32615

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