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Health Is a Human Right

Ever wonder how CDC scientists merge old-fashioned detective work with high-tech science to crack the cases of mystery diseases? Get the Story! Visit the David J. Sencer CDC Museum at CDC Headquarters. This unique museum features award-winning permanent and changing exhibitions that focus on a variety of public health topics, as well as the history of CDC. The museum is free and open to the public so we would like to see you soon.

Witness: The Photographs of Billy Howard

February 28 – June 13, 2014

Atlanta-based photographer Billy Howard Witness features a selection of photographs by Atlanta-based photographer Billy Howard taken on assignment over the past 15 years while working with CDC; the CDC Foundation; CARE; and The Carter Center.

Billy Howard is a documentary and commercial photographer and writer based in Atlanta, Georgia. He has published books on HIV/AIDS, children with cancer and people with disabilities and has produced exhibits on people with visual disorders and teenagers who have battled mental illness.


CDC Museum Summer Camps

Camp attendees will learn basic epidemiologic terms and sample a number of public health fields.

The David J. Sencer CDC Museum offers two popular summer programs for students. We are now accepting applications for Disease Detective Camp and Junior Disease Detective Camp.

Museum Info

  • Hours
    Monday: 9am-5pm
    Tuesday: 9am-5pm
    Wednesday: 9am-5pm
    Thursday: 9am-7pm
    Friday: 9am-5pm
    Closed on weekends
    and federal holidays
  • Location
    1600 Clifton Road NE
    Atlanta, GA 30329
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  • Page last reviewed: February 4, 2014
  • Page last updated: February 4, 2014
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