189309 Future of Epidemiology: Where does it leave local health officials?

Monday, October 27, 2008: 1:15 PM

Elizabeth Bancroft, MD, SM , Acute Communicable Disease Control, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA

Learning Objectives:

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a practicing medical epidemiologist at a local health department. I have extensive experience in the surveillance and control of infectious diseases and in surveillance for disability in large populations. I have been an author of many articles on surveillance and outbreak control of infectious diseases, have regularly reviewed articles for JAMA, CID, and other journals, and have regularly been invited to speak at regional and national meetings on antimicrobial resistance.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.