Infection Prevention and Hospital Epidemiology

  • The IDSA/SHEA Infection Control Fellows Course:

    http://www.iccourse.org/
    The IDSA/SHEA Infection Control Fellows Course is designed to give infectious diseases fellows and others basic training in infection control. Lessons on epidemiology and infection control are given by world-renowned faculty from various specialties. After listening to the lessons and completing testing, participants will receive a certificate of completion.
  • Society for Healthcare Epidemiology

    http://www.shea-online.org/
    SHEA is a growing organization, founded in 1980 to advance the application of the science of healthcare epidemiology.

HIV/AIDS

  • National HIV/AIDS Clinicians Consultation Center (NCCC)

    http://www.nccc.ucsf.edu/
    The National HIV/AIDS Clinicians Consultation Center (NCCC) supplies health care providers with a national resource to obtain timely, expert and appropriate responses to clinical questions related to treatment of persons with HIV infection, health care worker exposure to HIV and other blood-borne pathogens, as well as treatment of HIV-infected pregnant women and their infants.
  • Global Health Facts

    http://www.globalhealthfacts.org/
    Global Health Facts is an online gateway for the latest data and information on the U.S. role in global health, provided by the Kaiser Family Foundation.
  • AIDS Info

    http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/
    AIDS Info is a service of the US Department of Health and Human Services which offers information on HIV/AIDS treatment, prevention and research.

STIs

  • CDC STI Course

    http://www.stdhivtraining.net/nnptc/start.cfm
    The CDC STI Course is a web-based case series designed for practicing clinicians who diagnose, treat and manage patients with, or at risk for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). The series includes case presentations of common STD-related syndromes with a guided, interactive evaluation process. Continuing education credit is also available free of charge.

T.B.

  • Francis J. Curry National Tuberculosis Center

    http://www.nationaltbcenter.edu/
    The Francis J. Curry National Tuberculosis Center (CNTC) creates, enhances and disseminates state-of-the-art resources and models of excellence and performs research to control and eliminate tuberculosis in the United States and Internationally.

Mycology

  • Doctor Fungus

    http://www.Doctorfungus.com
    Doctor Fungus is a website owned by DoctorFungus Corporation with information primarily intended for physicians. The Doctor Fungus website is dedicated to timely dissemination of information concerning fungal infections.
  • Mycology Online

    http://www.mycology.adelaide.edu.au/
    Mycology online provides information on the identification and management of human and animal fungal infections.

Parasitology

  • DPDx (CDC)

    http://www.dpd.cdc.gov/dpdx/
    DPDx is a Web site developed and maintained by CDC’s Division of Parasitic Diseases (DPD). DPDx offers two complimentary functions: a Reference and Training function for browsing through concise reviews of parasites and parasitic diseases and a Diagnostic Assistance function where laboratorians and health professionals can ask questions and/or send digital images or specimens for review and consultation with DPD staff free of charge.

Clinical Pharmacology

  • Principles of Clinical Pharmacology Course:

    http://www.cc.nih.gov/training/training/principles.html
    The course on “Principles of Clinical Pharmacology” consists of a weekly lecture series covering the fundamentals of clinical pharmacology as a translational scientific discipline focused on rational drug development and utilization in therapeutics.

Guidelines

  • IDSA Practice Guidelines

    http://www.idsociety.org/content.aspx?id=9088 (primarily adult-based but some include pediatrics)
    The IDSA Practice Guidelines page consists of standards, practice guidelines and statements developed and/or endorsed by IDSA. Practice guidelines are systematically developed statements to assist practitioners and patients in making decisions about appropriate health care for specific clinical circumstances.
  • American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH)

    http://www.astmh.org/ASTMH_Welcomes_Students_and_Trainees/2463.htm
    The ASTMH is a worldwide organization of scientists, clinicians and program professionals whose mission is to promote global health through the prevention and control of infectious and other diseases that afflict the global poor.

General Peds ID

Clinical Immunology Society

  • The Clinical Immunology Society

    http://www.clinimmsoc.org/teaching/index.php?cat=id&topic=pid
    The Clinical Immunology Society (CIS) is an international professional organization which includes clinicians, investigators and trainings. CIS is devoted to fostering developments in the science and practice of clinical immunology.

Antimicrobial Stewardship

  • Antimicrobial Stewardship Resource Toolkit

    http://www.rockpointe.com/index.php/online/ASPtoolkit/
    Resources for implementation of an antimicrobial stewardship program in a community hospital.