Epidemic Intelligence Service Online-Only Application Deadline -- September 15, 2008

August 2008
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;8/1/2008, Vol. 57 Issue 30, p828
The article announces that online applications are now being accepted for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) July 2009-June 2011 Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) program. EIS refers to a two-year, postgraduate program and on-the-job training for health professionals interested in the epidemiology field. About 90 persons will gain an opportunity for hands-on experience in epidemiology at the CDC or at state or local health departments. Particular focus is given to the qualifications criteria of the EIS program.


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