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    Infectious Disease Control Unit
    Mail Code: 1960
    PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-9347
    1100 West 49th Street, Suite T801
    Austin, TX 78714

    Phone: (512) 776-7676
    Fax: (512) 776-7616



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The National Prion Disease Pathology Surveillance Center

Case Western University

Division of Neuropathology

Cleveland, Ohio

(216) 368-0587



  •  Provides support to families. 
  •  Provides information to concerned healthcare professionals, funeral directors, embalmers, the press and media.
  •  Promotes research and the dissemination of research findings.
  •  Advocates for good quality care for those afflicted with CJD.
  •  Actively advocates for the development of a response through public policy. 

    For more information contact the CJD Foundation

        341 W. 38th Street, Suite 501

        New York, NY  10018


        HelpLine: 800-659-1991  and ASK FOR FLORENCE OR LORI

        Fax: 212-256-0359

Educational DVD (Provided By The CJD Foundation & Posted By Neuroprion):

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

CJD information:

Infection Control:

Diagnostic criteria for CJD in the US:(PDFPDF, 65KB)


World Health Organization (WHO)

Infection Control:

Surveillance Standards: (PDFPDF, 88.9KB)









Last updated February 27, 2017