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CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden

CDC director on Ebola crisis

Why I am going to Africa
Dr. Frieden

We want to do everything in our power to help stop this outbreak. We will protect people around the world, including in the United States, by stopping Ebola at its source. Read more


Director’s Briefing: Opioid Painkiller Prescribing; Where You Live Makes a Difference .

Spotlight: Annual Report

Gaphic; CDC 2014 Annual Report

CDC Priorities; Improve Health Security at Home and Around the World, Better Prevent the Leading Causes of Illness, Injury, Disability, and Death, and Strengthen Public Health–Healthcare Collaboration. Read more