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CDC B-Roll

CDC b-roll is produced by the United States Government and is in the public domain. This means that the footage is meant for public use and is not subject to copyright law protections. Permission is not required for use of public domain items. However, we do ask that you cite CDC as the source.

CDC Safety Training Course for healthcare workers going to West Africa

CDC trains U.S. healthcare workers deploying to work in an Ebola Treatment Unit (ETU) in West Africa. Training session topics include appropriate personal protective equipment and environmental safety to prepare clinicians to work safely and efficiently.

A CDC Disease Detective Gets Ready to Go to West Africa

A CDC disease detective picks up her assigned gear in preparation for deployment to West Africa to fight the Ebola outbreak, packing a suitcase for deployment, packing maps of West Africa to aid in contact tracing, studying maps of West Africa, receiving protective gear to take to West Africa.

CDC Quarantine Stations Answer the Call [Expanded]

Answering a call about an onboard illness on a flight about to arrive into the United States, grabbing a boarding bag and exiting the quarantine station, escorting an actor playing a sick passenger to an interview room, checking her temperature and interviewing her, escorting the actor to the CDC isolation room and continuing the interview, conferring about an illness response and contact investigation inside the quarantine station, footage of the empty isolation room and anteroom, footage of electronic message boards with health messages, loading and unloading the "go bag".

CDC Tobacco Laboratory

Laboratory scientists and laboratory equipment measure the physical properties and design of tobacco products. Scientists also collect and analyze the particulate matter and chemicals found in tobacco products.

CDC Quarantine Stations Answer the Call

Answering a call about an onboard illness on a flight about to arrive into the United States, Grabbing a boarding bag and exiting the quarantine station, Conferring about an illness response and contact investigation, Checking an illness response record, entering surveillance data into the computer, and entering the quarantine station.

Strategic National Stockpile

Footage of CDC's Strategic National Stockpile, the nation's repository of antibiotics, chemical antidotes, antitoxins, vaccines, antiviral drugs and other life-saving medicines and supplies.

Healthcare-associated Infections Laboratory

CDC scientists in appropriate personal protective equipment perform various laboratory tests related to antimicrobial resistance in healthcare-associated infections.

Seasonal Flu Video

Laboratorians perform influenza hemagglutination inhibition (HI) tests and grow influenza viruses in eggs.

Seasonal Flu Clinic/ Flu-like Illness

Patients who are exhibiting influenza-like illness come into clinic, a nurse examines a patient, and a sick boy has his temperature taken.

Flu Vaccinations

Employees are receiving an influenza vaccination.

CDC Exterior

This footage shows exterior footage of CDC's Headquarters Building, Global Communications Center, and landscape.

Biosafety Lab 3 (BSL3)

CDC scientist in appropriate personal protective equipment isolates and tests for highly pathogenic avian influenza.

Biosafety Lab 4 (BSL4)

CDC scientists in protective clothing are working with viral samples and looking through microscopes in a Biosafety Level 4 laboratory.

Fungal Diseases Laboratory

CDC scientist in appropriate personal protective equipment tests samples of cerebrospinal fluid from patients with suspected fungal meningitis.

Emergency Operations Center (EOC)

CDC staff working in an activated Emergency Operations Center.

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