Communicable Disease and Infectious Disease
Communicable Disease and infectious disease
Read chapter 25 of the class textbook and review the attached PowerPoint presentation; once done write an 800 words essay on one of the news or recurrent infectious/communicable disease that has emerged in the last ten 10 years. Below you can find the link for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Institute of Health (NIH) and the World Health Organization (WHO) to mention a few. You can also choose any other reliable local, national or international organization. The essay must address the following points
- Definition of Communicable and Infectious disease and the condition choose.
- The principles related to the occurrence and transmission of the identified communicable infection and/or infectious disease.
- Describe and discuss the three focus areas in Healthy People 2020 objectives that apply to the communicable and/or infectious disease chosen.
- Describe and discuss the epidemiological aspects of the chosen communicable and/or infectious disease.
(Points mentioned above are some of the points that must be included in the essay).
As stated in the syllabus present your assignment in an APA format word document, Arial 12 font attached to the forum in the discussion tab of the blackboard titled “Week 5 essay” and the SafeAssign exercise in the assignment tab of the blackboard. If you don’t post your assignment in any of the required forums you will not get the points. A minimum of 3 evidence-based references besides the class textbook no older than 5 years must be used. You must post two replies to any of your peers sustained with the proper references no older than 5 years as well and make sure the references are properly quoted in your assignment. A minimum of 800 words is required. Please make sure to follow the instructions as given and use either spell-check or Grammarly before you post your assignment.
Please check your assignment after the week is due because I either made comments or ask for clarification in some statements.
As you can see, I’m giving you an extra today days to present the assignment this due to the complexity of the assignment and must reflect what is happing worldwide.