Epidemic Intelligence Service


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Epidemic Intelligence Service

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EIS

An epidemiology field training program for postdoctoral fellows at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It provides epidemiological assistance in the investigation and prevention of public health problems and a source of trained field epidemiologists for federal, state, and local health departments around the U.S.
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Langmuir and the Epidemic Intelligence Service. American Journal of Epidemiology 1996; 144 (8 Supplement: S16-22.
In an attempt to further gauge the contribution of pharmaceuticals to the marked increase in toxicology related fatalities in West Virginia, DHHR and CDC Epidemic Intelligence Service and National Center for Injury Prevention and Control collaborated on a death certificate based epidemiologic study of toxicology related deaths associated with pharmaceutical medications abuse which occurred in West Virginia in 2006 (1).
He also served as an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), performing outbreak investigations and work on Swine Flu vaccine-associated Guillian-Barre syndrome.
Nathaniel McCormick, an officer in the Epidemic Intelligence Service at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has just set up a program at St.
[1] Epidemic Intelligence Service Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, GA
Amler is a graduate of Dartmouth College, Rutgers Medical School and the CDCs Epidemic Intelligence Service.
Samoff, an epidemic intelligence service officer with the CDC in Atlanta.
Dawn Norton, an epidemic intelligence service officer at the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
She completed a fellowship with the Epidemic Intelligence Service at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 1986.
Akhter, executive director of the American Public Health Association, noted that only 25 states have Epidemic Intelligence Service Officers, known as "disease detectives," supplied by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Page, MD, Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4676 Columbia Pkwy., MSR-lO, Cincinnati, OH 45226-1998.