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HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS

Infectious Diseases Society of America
The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) represents physicians, scientists and other health care professionals who specialize in infectious diseases. IDSA’s purpose is to improve the health of individuals, communities, and society by promoting excellence in patient care, education, research, public health, and prevention relating to infectious diseases.

Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology
The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) is the leading professional association for infection preventionists.

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) conducts and supports basic and applied research to better understand, treat, and ultimately prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases.

International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM)
In cooperation with health care providers, academic centers, the travel industry and the media, ISTM advocates and facilitates education, service, and research activities in the field of travel medicine.

HELPFUL RESOURCES

Infection Prevention & You
Information on how to prevent infection

Top Reasons to Get Vaccinated
The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases advises the most important reasons why to get vaccinated.

Centers for Disease Control
The Centers for Disease Control protects public health and safety through the control and prevention of disease, injury, and disability.

US Flu Map
Weekly influenza surveillance report of the United States from the Center for Disease Control.

Florida Department of Health
Resources and programs regarding immunizations, children’s health, women’s health, people with disabilities. Provides statistical data regarding population health for the state of Florida.

CLINICAL CARE & RESEARCH

University of Miami Division of Infectious Diseases
Provides outstanding clinical care for the management of infectious diseases.

Traveler’s Medical Services
Dr. Istvan Krisko and his staff provide consultative services, information and vaccinations for international travel.

NEWS & COMMUNICATION RESOURCES

Disease Outbreak News from World Health Organization
Latest global disease outbreak reports from the World Health Organization. Includes archives.

Newsletter – National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention

Newsroom – National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases

Newsroom – National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease