Foodborne diseases centers for outbreak response enhancement (FoodCORE) –year two of identifying and addressing gaps in state and local health departments response capacity
Learning Areas:Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Protection of the public in relation to communicable diseases including prevention or control
Name the three core areas of foodborne disease outbreak response enhancement from FoodCORE. Describe the improved response capacity demonstrated by the FoodCORE performance metrics. Discuss the best practices and FoodCORE successes presented.
Keyword(s): Infrastructure, Food Safety
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am an epidemiologist in the Outbreak Response and Prevention Branch at CDC . I have worked as a foodborne disease epidemiologist at the CDC since 2006 and have been involved in a helping to coordinate numerous multistate foodborne outbreak investigations. I coordinate the FoodCORE (Foodborne Diseases Centers for Outbreak Response Enhancement) program, providing technical, scientific, epidemiologic, and logistic support for program participants and partners.
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.