Epidemiology

2019 Joint PulseNet/OutbreakNet East Coast Regional Meeting

The Association of Public Health Laboratories, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists invite you to attend the 2019 Joint PulseNet/OutbreakNet East Coast Regional Meeting…

Environmental Health Travel Scholarships Available for Food Safety Meeting

Attend the 2019 Joint PulseNet/OutbreakNet East Coast Regional Meeting to be held on January 15-17, 2019 in Tampa, FL.  This meeting will bring together laboratorians, epidemiologists and environmental health specialists involved with foodborne and enteric disease…

New Report: Shortage of “Disease Detectives” in Local Health Departments Puts Cities at Risk

This post was written by originally posted on the Big Cities Health Coalition’s Front Lines blog.  Epidemiologist, noun epidemiologist \ˌe-pə-ˌdē-mē-ˈä-lə-jist An expert scientist who studies, detects and tracks injuries and disease in our communities. Epidemiologists serve on the…

Seeking Food Safety Professionals for PulseNet/OutbreakNet Meetings Planning Committees

The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) is assisting the Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE), the U.S. Food and…

Integrated Foodborne Outbreak Response and Management (InFORM) 2017 Conference

The Integrated Foodborne Outbreak Response and Management (InFORM) Conference will take place on November 6-9, 2017 in Garden Grove, CA.This four-day event convenes nearly 500 international attendees representing federal, state, and local public health, food, and environmental regulatory…

Webinar: Immunization Information System (IIS) Interjurisdictional Data Exchange: Addressing Technical and Legal Barriers

The Network for Public Health Law is hosting the webinar, “Webinar-Immunization Information System (IIS) Interjurisdictional Data Exchange: Addressing Technical and Legal Barriers.” The sharing of IIS data across federal, state and local jurisdictions can lead to more effective…