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January 2009
Infonomics;Jan/Feb2009, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p15
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The article offers information on the Public Health Informatics Fellowship Program (PHIFP) established by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The program provides training to individuals which focuses on enhancing their skills and knowledge for the efficient management of public health information resources. It reveals that public health informaticians help address the information needs of public health departments and organizations.


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