Next Public Health Grand Rounds
Primary Prevention and Public Health Strategies to Prevent Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
Tuesday, August 16 at 1 p.m. ET
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) is a growing problem in the United States. NAS occurs when newborn babies experience withdrawal after being exposed to drugs in the womb. Fortunately, NAS is preventable if an expectant mother receives proper care and treatment.
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 Previous Sessions
- Dengue and Chikungunya in Our Backyard: Preventing Aedes Mosquito-Borne Diseases (an Encore Presentation)
- Seven Decades of Firsts with Seven CDC Directors
- Tracking Environmental Health Data for Public Health Decision Making
- Mind Your RisksSM and Act FAST to Prevent and Treat Strokes
- Cancer and Family History: Using Genomics for Prevention
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