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close this bookEmergency Vector Control after Natural Disaster - A Study Guide (PAHO-OPS, 1982, 98 p.)
close this folderLesson 11 - Program management
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Study Guide

This lesson departs from the manual and provides insights into the complex organization and decision-making process involved in management of a vector control program. While the reading assignment deals with a specific experience, the principles and procedures can be applied generally to the management of vector control programs.

Learning Objectives

Understand the decision-making process involved in developing a control program.

Chart the organizational structure of a control program.

Chart the organizational structure of the survey and control functions of a field operations plan.

Be aware of the choices available in techniques and insecticides when implementing a vector control program.

Learning Activities

Read "Problems Hindering Aedes aegypti Eradication" on page 56 of this study guide.

Read the summary in this lesson.


Complete the self-assessment test.