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Notice to Readers Introduction to Public Health Surveillance Course

CDC and the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University will cosponsor a course, "Introduction to Public Health Surveillance" during June 7-11, 1999, in Atlanta. The course is designed for state and local public health professionals.

The course will provide practicing public health professionals with the theoretical and practical tools necessary to design, implement, and evaluate effective surveillance program. Topics include overview and history of surveillance systems; planning considerations; sources and collection of data; analysis, interpretation, and communication of data; surveillance systems technology; ethics and legalities; state and local concerns; and future considerations. There is a tuition charge.

Deadline for applications is April 30. Additional information and applications are available from Emory University, International Health Dept., 1518 Clifton Rd., N.E., Room 746, Atlanta, GA 30322; telephone (404) 727-3485; fax (404) 727-4590; or World-Wide Web at ; or e-mail

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