PHIN Partner Calls 2013
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Public Health Surveillance and Informatics Program Office
PHIN Partner Call
April 3, 2013
3:00–4:00 PM EDT
Century Center Building 2500, Conference Room 2222
The agenda for this meeting will be:
- 10 minutes – Announcements and Introductions (CDC)
- 40 minutes – Presentation: Environmental Public Health Tracking is the ongoing collection, integration, analysis, interpretation, and dissemination of data from environmental hazard monitoring, human exposure, and health effects surveillance
- Presenter: Shannon Dewitt, Information Technology Specialist, Division of Environment Hazards and Health Effects, Environment Health Tracking Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Topic Description: : CDC’s National Environmental Public Health Tracking Network (Tracking Network) is a system of integrated health, exposure, and hazard information and data from a variety of national, state, and city sources. It is a one-of-a-kind website that brings together information that cannot be found, or is hard to find, anywhere else. The Tracking Network is unique because it brings together and standardizes data that would be usually be kept by many different agencies, allowing us to see how our health and the environment are related.
- On the Tracking Network, you can view maps, tables, and charts with data about: chemicals and other substances found in the environment; some chronic diseases and conditions; and the area where you live.
- 10 minutes - Questions and Answers Session
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