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Legionella: Exploring National Guidance and Local Experiences

Topics: Infectious Diseases, Indoor Air Location: General, Canada

Legionnaires' disease is a respiratory disease caused by Legionella bacteria, which can be found in the water systems of large buildings. In 2016, there were an estimated 6,100 cases of Legionnaires’ disease in the United States. NACCHO invites you to learn more about Legionella and the available resources and recommendations. Participants will hear from CDC subject matter experts with the National Center for Environmental Health and the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases and from local health units regarding their experience with and lessons learned from responding to an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease.

Event DateMay 30, 2018
13:00 to 14:00
Posted by NCCEHMay 23, 2018
Location TypeOnline
Location: Canada