Next Public Health Grand Rounds
Seven Decades of Firsts with Seven CDC Directors
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 11 a.m. EDT
As we celebrate CDC’s 70th anniversary this year, we are taking a look back at the events of the last seven decades that have helped CDC become the world’s leading public health agency. In order to recognize some of the accomplishments that have occurred at CDC over the past 70 years, six former CDC directors will join current director Dr. Tom Frieden for this special Grand Rounds presentation.
In the News - Zika Virus
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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 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
- 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
- Addressing Health Disparities in Early Childhood
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Advancing Research and Clinical Education
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