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Video: Ebola Monitoring & Movement

Video Ebola Monitoring Movement

Gregory Sunshine, JD, public health analyst with Carter Consulting, Inc. for CDC’s Public Health Law Program, describes the role CDC plays in our public health and legal systems and explains how this affected the state Ebola monitoring and movement protocols. View now.

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Response to the 2014–2015 Ebola virus disease outbreak has required an understanding of complex public health issues, including the role of law in controlling the spread of infectious diseases. This page provides resources and trainings developed by the Public Health Law Program to address potential questions from responders and the public about Ebola-related legal issues.

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Page last reviewed: June 7, 2022