NCEZID: Emerging & Zoonotic Infectious Diseases

The National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID) has just released a new publication highlighting its emerging infectious disease work, covering topics from A to Z – anthrax to Zika. This document features everything public health professionals need to know about how NCEZID:

  • responds to outbreaks and protects Americans from threats of bioterrorism
  • keeps borders secure and travelers safe
  • serves as a reference lab for the US and world while also supporting state and local health departments
  • fights antibiotic resistance and works to reduce healthcare associated infections
  • addresses vector-borne diseases such as Zika and West Nile virus
  • works to protect Americans from foodborne and waterborne diseases
  • identifies deadly and unexplained diseases
  • develops better tools to stay ahead of emerging infectious diseases
  • targets infectious diseases around the world

View the publication.

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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