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Office of the Associate Director for Communication (OADC)

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Katherine Lyon Daniel, PhD Associate Director for Communication, CDCThe Office of the Associate Director for Communication (OADC) supports CDC’s 24/7 work to protect America from health and safety threats, whether they begin at home or abroad. Our office [122 KB] is driven by CDC’s communication principles [848 KB] and the mission and organizational goals listed below. I invite you to learn more about OADC, our success measures, and our numerous communication channels.

-Katherine Lyon Daniel, PhD
Associate Director for Communication, CDC

OADC’s Mission

Leading customer-centered, science-based, and high-impact communication.

OADC’s Organizational Goals

  • Maximize strategic communication across CDC.
  • Ensure CDC’s work is accessible, understandable, and actionable.
  • Maximize public trust in and credibility of CDC’s science, programs, and recommendations.

OADC Dashboard

Key Communication Indicators

OADC Organizational Chart

OADC organizational chart
CDC Web

993,744,529

CDC.gov

Total page views in 2015

271,196,263

People Reached

Monthly Total, October 2016

CDC Spanish

28,678,364

CDC en Español

Total page views in 2015

CDC Media

292

Media Inquiries

Monthly Total, October 2016

7,539 total inquires in 2016

CDC Facebook

1,751,452

Facebook fans

Fans as of November 2016

CDC Museum

12,823

CDC Museum

Monthly Visitors, October 2016

71,200 total visits in 2016

CDC Twitter

4,701,774

Twitter followers

Followers as of November 2016

CDC Web

16,846

CDC-INFO calls

Monthly Total, October 2016

161,842 total calls in 2016

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