Navigation Links
Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists Annual Conference Begins June 7 in Buffalo, NY
Date:6/5/2009

al activity and poor nutrition continue to be major contributors to illness and death, as well as major drivers of healthcare costs," CSTE President-elect Melvin Kohn, M.D., M.P.H. said. "Approximately 70% of deaths from all causes each year are preventable, and epidemiologists guide efforts to address these other health threats, just as they do for H1N1 flu."

The CSTE conference offers members an opportunity to share their research, broaden their knowledge, and -- together -- improve the science and practice of applied epidemiology to enhance people's health.

"CSTE as an organization and our individual members are committed to rigorous research, data exchange and evidence-based public health practices that reduce the burden of familiar health threats and emerging diseases alike," Dr. Smith said.

Highlights of the 2009 CSTE conference include:

Public Health as First Responders, moderated by Laurene Mascola of the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. This session is scheduled for Monday June 8, the first full day of the conference, and will include an H1N1 update with speakers including Richard Besser, Acting Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Director of CDC's Coordinating Office for Terrorism Preparedness and Emergency Response.

Other conference sessions will highlight research into improving influenza surveillance, health surveillance following natural disasters, and responding to the healthcare acquired infection epidemic, among others.

CSTE is a professional association of more than 1,050 public health epidemiologists working in states, local health agencies, and territories. CSTE works to establish more effective relationships among state and other health agencies. It also provides technical advice and assistance to partner organizations, such as the Association of State a
'/>"/>

SOURCE Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Council for American Medical Innovation and The Aspen Institute Bring Leaders Together In Washington, D.C., To Discuss The Economic Impact Of Medical Science and Discovery, and Policies Needed To Maintain U.S. Leadership at Best And Brightest Forum On Me
2. American Chemistry Council Welcomes Call for Expedited FDA Review of BPA
3. National Safety Council Launches June National Safety Month With Free Training
4. Council for American Medical Innovation Applauds the Confirmation of Margaret Hamburg, M.D., to Lead U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5. Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy Announces its New Medical Advisory Council
6. Many Companies Preparing on Global Scale for A(H1N1) Swine Flu Pandemic, According to Global Survey by Councils of The Conference Board
7. Utica College to Receive Child Life Council Spirit of Giving Award
8. Video: CVS/pharmacy and National Council on Aging Help Seniors Get the Cost-Saving Benefits they Need
9. Jericho Project Creates Veterans Advisory Council
10. The National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention Encourages Everyone to Protect Your Skin Today and Every Day
11. Pennsylvania Council Formed to Advise on Improving Services to Older Adults, People with Disabilities
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/30/2014)... (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Dr. Joseph Furlin ... new website for his practices; OB GYN in Melrose ... . This website contains important information about each of ... well as downloadable patient forms in English and Spanish. ... the service pages on the website provide Dr. Furlin’s patients ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Global prebiotics ... 2020, according to a new study by Grand View ... surging demand for sugar and fat free products owing ... the demand for prebiotics over the forecast period. , ... , Food & beverage was the largest application ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... 30, 2014 REV'D Provision Co. announced ... available through a unique service called, The Feed ... empower the everyday athlete. The Feed has taken the ... created a system to pass that information on to ... is now available on The Feed!” says REV’D® marketing ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... York (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 The ... (NAMS) came to a close on Saturday, October ... since the Society’s inception in 1989. NAMS is North ... and quality of life of all women during midlife ... aging. With over 2,000 physicians and thought leaders from ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Sound Telecom, a ... infographic that will assist people any time they wonder, “Should ... the right answer by leading them through a series of ... to their initial query. , There are many considerations and ... to use an answering service . This decision infographic ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dr. Joseph Furlin Launches New Website with Information about Care Services 2Health News:Prebiotics Market Is Expected To Grow At A CAGR Of 9.3% From 2014 To 2020: Grand View Research, Inc. 2Health News:Prebiotics Market Is Expected To Grow At A CAGR Of 9.3% From 2014 To 2020: Grand View Research, Inc. 3Health News:Prebiotics Market Is Expected To Grow At A CAGR Of 9.3% From 2014 To 2020: Grand View Research, Inc. 4Health News:Prebiotics Market Is Expected To Grow At A CAGR Of 9.3% From 2014 To 2020: Grand View Research, Inc. 5Health News:Nutrition Experts at TheFeed.com Get REV'D 2Health News:Nutrition Experts at TheFeed.com Get REV'D 3Health News:Highlights from The North American Menopause Society 25th Annual Meeting 2Health News:Highlights from The North American Menopause Society 25th Annual Meeting 3Health News:Sound Telecom Produces Decision Infographic to Aid Businesses 2
... ... at least one broken implant within 11 years. Smart Choice MRI offers the ... the first MRI clinic in Milwaukee to offer a silicone implant rupture screening ... to a 75% savings when compared to other MRI providers. , ...
... ... Dispensing System™ at ASCP as one option for addressing health reform’s new medication waste ... ... has surpassed 500 customers of its world-class software and proven hardware components to enhance ...
... mice, researchers found , WEDNESDAY, May 26 (HealthDay News) ... certain industrial chemicals while pregnant are at an increased ... animal study suggests. , The chemicals -- bisphenol-A (BPA) ... manufacturing purposes, and are known for interfering with hormonal ...
... 11 Thursday 15 July 2010, Stockholm, Sweden, Stockholm ... Excess body weight is a major risk factor for ... cancer, making obesity one of the leading preventable causes ... the most significant public health challenges of the 21st ...
... BEER-SHEVA, ISRAEL, May 26, 2010 -- A new study ... of the Negev (BGU) indicates that advanced age does ... that older drivers are more sensitive to potential hazards ... Hazard Perception," suggests that driving experience improves drivers, awareness ...
... In the May issue of Mayo Clinic ... pain management in cirrhotic patients. The physician experts reviewed ... no limits in the search to recommend a uniform ... patients. Cirrhosis is a substantial public health problem, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Affordable Implant Screening: Protect Against "Silent" Ruptures 2Health News:Talyst Reaches Major Milestone: 500 Implementations in Long-Term Care, Acute Care and Corrections 2Health News:Talyst Reaches Major Milestone: 500 Implementations in Long-Term Care, Acute Care and Corrections 3Health News:Prenatal Exposure to Chemicals Linked to Breast Cancer Risk 2Health News:Media arrangements for the International Congress on Obesity 2Health News:Elderly drivers' ability to detect hazards doesn't degrade with age according to Ben-Gurion U. 2Health News:Mayo Clinic Proceedings: Review of pain management practices for cirrhosis patients 2
(Date:10/30/2014)... -- WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: WX ), ... serving the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries, with ... the United States , today announced the ... Tel Aviv area of Israel.  ... of integrated R&D services to local customers. It will ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... 30, 2014   ViaDerma, Inc. (OTCQB: ... new products to market, has recently released a ... is a topical liquid tetracycline-based antibiotic that uses ... convert oral medication active ingredients into topical drugs. ... aid antibiotic to help prevent skin infection in ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... 2014 Molecular Profiles Ltd., a subsidiary of ... Maryland -based Xceleron have announced a ... clinical development that will be launched at AAPS in ... This partnership extends Molecular Profiles, new ROADMAP to ... this month. The company also has complementary collaborations in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:WuXi AppTec Launches Representative Office in Israel, Forms Strategic Collaboration with Pontifax 2ViaDerma, Inc. Lead Product TetraStem Shown Effective in Fighting Staph Infections including MRSA 2ViaDerma, Inc. Lead Product TetraStem Shown Effective in Fighting Staph Infections including MRSA 3Molecular Profiles To Launch US Strategic Alliance At AAPS 2Molecular Profiles To Launch US Strategic Alliance At AAPS 3
... CINCINNATI, April 11, 2011 HealthWarehouse.com, Inc. (OTC: ... announced Consumer Reports found it to have among ... Lipitor, Nexium, Plavix, and Singulair. The ... rating pharmacies for price, accuracy, knowledge, and speed. ...
... TechniScan,s (OTC BB: TSNI) novel breast ultrasound technology ... Institute of Ultrasound Medicine,s annual conference in New York ... session on advanced breast ultrasound imaging, Michael Andre, Ph.D., ... of California, San Diego Moores Cancer Center that enlists ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Consumer Reports Finds HealthWarehouse.com Has Lowest Total Price for Lipitor, Nexium, Plavix, and Singulair 2TechniScan's Breast Imaging Science Featured at National Ultrasound Conference 2TechniScan's Breast Imaging Science Featured at National Ultrasound Conference 3
Preference Toric quarterly planned replacement lenses are durable, easy to handle and virtually maintenance free. Meeting the needs of those suffering from astigmatism, these soft contact lenses are ...
... fit for all astigmatic patients. Ideal ... who require excellent visual acuity and ... of disposable lenses; astigmatic spectacle wearers ... lenses; and spherically masked astigmatic patients ...
C 2.3K with lightweight headband: the practical alternative for spectacle-wearers. Delivered in protective designer case....
... Vitrasert implant is a device ... with Aids-related Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Retinitis. This ... CMV when compared with conventional intravenous ... embedded in a polymer-based system that ...
Medicine Products: