Funding Opportunity: Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Surveillance

The Council for State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE) funding opportunity for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) surveillance. This funding opportunity will provide a mechanism for state, local, tribal, and territorial public health organizations or agencies with public health authority to conduct population health surveillance using the CSTE NAS Standardized Case Definition (Tier 1) while leveraging existing surveillance infrastructure (e.g., collaborating with state local, territorial birth defects surveillance system where one exists, zika surveillance system, NEDSS, notifiable disease systems).

This funding opportunity will provide up to $150,000 per selected agency to conduct NAS surveillance using existing surveillance systems. View the RFP to learn how to apply. Applications must be submitted by January 21, 2020.

About Kim Rodgers

Kim Rodgers serves as a Communications Specialist at NACCHO. Her work includes promoting local health departments' best practices, as well as partner tools and resources, in infectious disease and preparedness through NACCHO's communications channels, storytelling, and outreach to various audiences.

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