Public Health Region 1 Epidemiology Response Team (BioTerrorism Response) Dec 07 - Feb 08

 Communicable Disease Survellance Report

 David Lakey, M.D.

Dear Public Health Partner,

The Communicable Disease Surveillance staff in the Canyon and Lubbock regional offices are now providing information relating to incidence of reportable diseases in the Region 1 area on a quarterly basis.

This report will tell you what diseases have been reported to the Health Department for residents of your county during December - February
2008. It will not tell you how many cases may have occurred in your county. If diseases are occurring in unusual numbers or presentations, you will continue to receive Health Alerts as you normally do now.

If you would like additional information, or have questions or comments, please contact us.

Thank you.

Epidemiology and Surveillance staff:
Satish Bagdure, Epidemiologist, Lubbock                                                   (806) 767-0483
Janice Dennis, Epidemiologist, Lubbock                                                     (806) 767-0406
Natasha Johnson, Epidemiology Nurse, Lubbock                                          (806) 767-0431
Donnie Diaz, Epidemiologist, Lubbock                                                        (806) 767-0431
Kevin McClaran, Public Health Tech, Lubbock                                             (806) 767-0431

For questions about diseases in animals, contact:
James Alexander, DVM, MPVM, Diplomate-ACVPM,
Regional Veterinarian, Zoonosis, Canyon                                                   (806) 655-7151
Karen McDonald, Zoonosis Tech, Lubbock                                                 (806) 767-0427

Chart representing Reportable Conditions by County, September 2007 through February 2008




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Last updated September 8, 2017