EHSB in the NEHA Journal of Environmental Health
2014 Direct from CDC columns
NEHA's Journal of Environmental Health features a column from the Environmental Health Services Branch (EHSB) in every issue. These articles from EHSB and guest authors from CDC highlight a variety of concerns, opportunities, challenges, and successes in environmental public health.
Mobile Food Trucks: California EHS-Net Study on Risk Factors and Inspection Challenges. [PDF - 349 KB] – This month’s guest authors, Brenda Vanschaik Faw and Joyce L. Tuttle, describe California’s study on the complexities and challenges of inspecting mobile food operations. This article is published in the April 2014 issue [PDF - 100 KB] of the Journal of Environmental Health.
Food Safety Tools and Products for Environmental Health Practitioners. [PDF – 3.2 MB] – Sarah Merkle discusses CDC’s new surveillance system that can help prevent outbreaks, an overview of four EHS-Net articles recently published in the Journal of Food Protection, and a new e-Learning course on environmental assessment of foodborne illness outbreaks. This article is published in the March 2014 issue [PDF - 116 KB] of the Journal of Environmental Health.
Editor’s Note: There is no Direct From CDC column in the January-February issue. The column resumes in the March issue.