EHSB in the NEHA Journal of Environmental Health
2017 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.
CDC Takes Action to Improve the Reporting of Environmental Assessment Data During Foodborne Illness Outbreak Investigations. [PDF - 371 KB] - Environmental assessments are an essential part of foodborne illness outbreak investigations, and data from these assessments help prevent and reduce future outbreaks and improve food safety. In this article, CDC’s Erik Coleman discusses NEARS, a surveillance system that collects environmental assessment data as part of foodborne illness outbreak investigations. This article was published in the in the January/February 2017 issue [PDF - 165 KB] of the Journal of Environmental Health.
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