Public Health Region 4/5N - Zoonosis Control
Public Health Region 4/5N
Zoonosis: An infectious disease in animals that can be transmitted to people.
The Zoonosis Control Division provides information and consultation to the public, veterinarians, physicians, the medical community, and governmental agencies regarding zoonotic diseases and state laws pertaining to such. The division implements and conducts control methods, surveillance activities, and epidemiological investigation of zoonotic diseases, provides training for animal control officers, and inspects and licenses animal rabies quarantine facilities. Educational programs are provided to schools, colleges, professional organizations, and community organizations throughout the region.
Brent L. Moore, DVM, MS, MPH, DACVPM
Program Specialist III
Public Health and Prevention Specialist
Fax Number for Zoonosis Control Program: 903-533-9502
Department of State Health Services
Region 4/5 North
2521 West Front Street
Tyler, TX 75702