Special Projects 2002-2006
HELIX (Health and Environment Linked for Information Exchange) was a project lead by CDC to demonstrate the process for developing a local environmental public health tracking surveillance network that integrated information systems related to non-infectious health effects and environmental data in Atlanta, GA...view[PDF 385 KB]
As part of the CDC EPHT Program, the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) was funded to work with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) to develop and carry out a plan to design, develop, test, and implement a Data Exchange System based on the CDC Public Health Information Network Messaging System (PHINMS) and the USEPA National Environmental Information Exchange Network (NEIEN) ...view[PDF 385 KB]
PHASE (Public Health Air Surveillance Evaluation) is a collaboration among EPA, CDC and state partners to link air quality data to health data and environmental data ...view[PDF 423 KB]
CDC's National Environmental Public Health Tracking Program hosted webinars as an opportunity for EPHT grantees, partners, and other CDC programs to present their work. A variety of topics have been presented, including Air Quality Measures for Tracking: Lessons Learned, Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and Implications for Public Health Surveillance, and Environmental Public Health Tracking of Pesticides Information.