Surveillance & Data Resources

CDC/ATSDR Resources

  • CDC’s Data Modernization Initiative
    Agency-wide efforts to modernize core data and surveillance infrastructure across the federal and state public health landscape.
  • CDC’s Public Health Information Network (PHIN) Tools
    PHIN tools and resources help increase the capacity of public health agencies to electronically exchange health data and information. Tracking Network participants can access standardized vocabulary standards and other tools to facilitate easier information exchange.
  • CDC’s Surveillance Strategy
    CDC’s strategy for improving the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s activities in public health surveillance.
  • a data repository that hosts some of the CDC’s most popular data sets. In addition to increased access to data, allows users to filter, syndicate and create easy visualizations with the data. The data available here complements data available on the Tracking Network.


  • EPA’s Environmental Information Exchange Network (EIEN)
    The Environmental Information Exchange Network (EIEN) is an Internet-based system used by state, tribal and territorial partners to securely share environmental and health information with one another and EPA. It enhances data access for environmental professionals and supports better decisions on environmental and health issues.
    An open data system cataloging and providing access to federal government data, tools, and resources to conduct research, develop web and mobile applications, design data visualizations, and more. This serves as an additional open data resource to compliment the information found on the Tracking Network
GitHub Repository: Environmental Public Health Tracking

The documents, code, and resources found in this repository are all a part of the Tracking Program’s method. It includes a variety of methods and tools for dataset creation, validation, and standardization for environmental health surveillance.

Page last reviewed: August 1, 2022