Description of this module




Objectives - With this training, the attendee should be able to:

  • Establish the theoretical basis for understanding the aspects related to the epidemiology, biology of agents and vectors, as well as the pathophysiology and immunology;
  • Increase the sensitivity of health professionals for the prevention and diagnosis;
  • Acquire knowledge on clinical aspects and symptoms;
  • Know how to use and interpret the results of the rapid tests in pharmacy.


  • Settings
  • Etiologic agent and lifecycle
  • Transmission and pathophysiology
  • Clinical aspects, symptoms and complications
  • Diagnosis
  • Prevention and treatment
  • Rapid tests in pharmacy
  • Expositive methods (oral exposure of the contents);
  • Demonstrative methods (pictures and videos displayed);
  • Active methods (case studies discussion and constant interaction with participants to consolidate the learned ideas and contents).
  • Final evaluation of the knowledge acquired by the learner;
  • Evaluation of the trainer, the training session and the training provider.
  • This training aims to involve all health professionals: pharmacists, technicians and pharmacy assistants, nurses and assistants, managers and supervisors who exercise their activity in the field of the pharmacy.
  • This training includes material to support the learning and an attendance certificate.