NEHA Signs Letter to Congress in Support of CDC Vector-Borne Funding

close up image of a mosquito on a person's skin. NEHA is proud to join 21 organizations in support of CDC funding for efforts related to vector-borne diseases.The National Environmental Health Association is proud to join 21 organizations on behalf of the Vector-Borne Disease Network in signing a letter to Congress supporting funding for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for efforts related to vector-borne diseases (VBD). The CDC is the first line of defense for our nation’s health, safety, and security, and it is crucial that the agency has the resources it needs to protect Americans from serious threats such as VBD. 

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Vectors of the United States Map

NEHA has developed an interactive and educational resource that provides general vector, VBD, and public health pest information. 

Visit the Vector webpage for more information and resources. 

 

 

Release Date: 
Friday, March 6, 2020