Indicators of useful surveillance systems

Indicators of useful surveillance systems

Author: Dr. Kahler Stone, MPH, Assistant Professor at Middle Tennessee State University We’ve already established that each public health surveillance system is unique in structure and purpose. Three simple and meaningful questions can be asked to understand the...

What’s public health surveillance and is it useful?

What’s public health surveillance and is it useful?

Author: Dr. Kahler Stone, MPH, Assistant Professor at Middle Tennessee State University What is public health surveillance? When we hear the word surveillance, we might think of spies gathering intelligence or police officers conducting a stakeout, waiting and...

Welcome from the Director

Welcome from the Director

With this inaugural blog post, we are happy to announce the launch of our new program, Public Health Prepared (PHP). PHP is the workforce development and public health practice branch of the broader Michigan Center for Infectious Disease Threats & Pandemic...