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Denise Traicoff joined the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2002. As a specialist in curriculum design and development for CDC’s Sustainable Management Development Program, she provides technical assistance and consultation in public health management development for low and middle income countries. She also provides consultation in the selection of appropriate training delivery methods and is leading the program’s initiative in the design and implementation of online learning strategies. She has taught classes in various programs around the globe and been a requested speaker at national and international conferences. Denise has coordinated and overseen curriculum development and course planning for public health management and field epidemiology training programs in Africa, the Middle East, and Central and South America; and she led the development of a standard curriculum which is being used as a guideline for field epidemiology programs around the world. Denise is a senior instructional designer and developer in her division, where she provides consultation on the design, development and implementation of distance learning. She is passionate about providing training to achieve measurable results. Education Denise received a BA in Romance Languages from the University of Georgia. Experience and Distinctions Before joining CDC, Denise was the manager of employee training for a large data processing and software development corporation. She has been involved in adult education for over 25 years as a trainer, training consultant, project manager, and training department manager. She also has experience in software development, human resources, and data processing and has worked in a variety of industries. Denise speaks French, German, Spanish and Italian.
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International Night is presented through the Training Programs in Epidemiology and Public Health Interventions Network (TEPHINET) in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Center for Global Health, Division of Public Health Systems and Workforce Development (DPHSWD). This year, 229 abstracts, and 100 photos illustrating the scientific work of FETP residents and graduates were submitted for consideration. We are very pleased about the quality of the submissions and we appreciate the support and encouragement given to the participants by their FETP resident advisors and other mentors. Many of the photos that were submitted last year are now displayed in CDC’s headquarters, posted on CDC’s website and used to help educate the general public about the important work we are doing to save lives
Most people come to work to do a good job. However there are frequently obstacles that can overwhelm even the best worker. It's tempting to jump to a solution, or to give up and conclude 'it will always be this way.' This session will introduce you to SMDP's most popular tool, and you will learn how to: -Use a methodical approach to analyze a performance problem -Create a cause/effect diagram to determine the reasons for a problem -Prioritize reasons before designing a solution
See more details and all sessions at http://lrnit.lv/StBLHi The Seventh TEPHINET Global Conference will take place November 10-15, 2012 in Amman, Jordan. The conference will be hosted by the Ministry of Health of The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, EMPHNET and TEPHINET. View all of the sessions here live during the conference and participate in the sessions from wherever you are. You will also be able to view the recorded sessions after the fact.
Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Sustainable Management Development Program and reconnect to your MIPH colleagues at the virtual reunion December 11, 9 am eastern standard time. Share pictures & stories of professional and personal successes. We want to hear what you have been up to - send photos, articles you've published or any other items you want to share to Denise Traicoff at dtraicoff@cdc.gov
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