Epidemiology of COVID-19: preventing the risk of spread (AJP June 2020)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: AJP
Author: Dr Moses Mutie

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of the epidemiology of COVID-19 and the rationale of public health measures used to control its spread.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. outline key epidemiological concepts regarding SARS-CoV-2;
  2. outline the avenues of spread of SARS-CoV-2;
  3. outline the rationale of public health measures introduced to control COVID-19.

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.6, 2.1, 3.6

Accreditation number: A2006AJP2    Accreditation expires: 31/12/2020
This activity has been accredited for 1.0 hour of Group One CPD (or 1.0 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.0 hours of Group Two CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.