Next Public Health Grand Rounds
Tracking Environmental Health Data for Public Health Decision Making
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 1 pm ET
Research has shown that exposure to certain environmental hazards can lead to chronic disease. In 2002, CDC established the National Environmental Public Health Tracking Program, and began to develop a nationwide environmental public health tracking network. This network allows federal, state, and local partners to access integrated data, helping to fill a critical information gap and to inform the public and public health action.
In the News - Zika Virus
There’s a CDC Public Health Grand Rounds for That!
Zika is a virus which is spread to people primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito. Though illness symptoms are usually mild, Zika virus infection during pregnancy can cause serious birth defects.
CDC Grand Rounds Upcoming Sessions
- July 12, 2016: Special Grand Rounds Presentation -- Join us from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm as former CDC directors reflect on their time at CDC
- July 19, 2016: Dengue and Chikungunya in Our Backyard: Preventing Aedes Mosquito-Borne Disease - Encore Presentation
- August 16, 2016: Primary Prevention and Public Health Strategies to Prevent Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
- September 20, 2016: Point-of-Care Newborn Screening: The Challenges for Public Health
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CDC Grand Rounds Previous Sessions
- Mind Your RisksSM and Act FAST to Prevent and Treat Strokes
- Cancer and Family History: Using Genomics for Prevention
- Addressing Health Disparities in Early Childhood
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Advancing Research and Clinical Education
- Staying Ahead of the Curve: Modeling and Public Health Decision-Making
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