We hope lawmakers work together to enact sequestration relief--and provide the needed funds to NCEH
programs--without diverting funding from other important CDC programs.
the former Chief Executive Officer and a former director of NCEH
will contribute $150,000 to the Settlement Fund.
In 2002, NCEH
initiated a centralized inquiry system within the CDC, the Cancer Cluster Public Inquiry Triage System (CCPITS; CDC 2004) for responding to cancer cluster inquiries from various audiences such as individual citizens, state health departments, and other federal agencies (Figure 1).
As former director of the NCEH
, Jackson led the CDC's biomonitoring program from 1994 to 2003.
organized a multiorganization framework with the National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI), Texas Health Institute, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine's Center for Applied Environmental Public Health, NEHA, and internationally respected SMEs in vector control and pest management to create the VCEHP e-learning series.
ATSDR's partnership with NCEH
allows the agency to leverage CDC resources to protect communities.
CAPT Herring served as innovation team leader for EHSB and was the lead subject-matter expert on vector control and integrated pest management (IPM) at NCEH
and begin trading under its new Nasdaq ticker symbol, NCEH
, effective Monday, February 12, 2001.
Shannon DeWitt is an information technology specialist and the security steward for the Environmental Public Health Tracking Branch in CDC's NCEH