Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
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Centers for Disease Control & PreventionCDC Epidemiology The premier epidemiologic agency of the world which operates under the HHS, located in Atlanta, Georgia; its mission is to promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury and disability; it is nonregulatory and has 11 centers, offices and institutes
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