Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)

Publisher Description

Collaborating to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health – through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats.
CDC seeks to accomplish its mission by working with partners throughout the nation and the world to

•    monitor health,
•    detect and investigate health problems,
•    conduct research to enhance prevention,
•    develop and advocate sound public health policies,
•    implement prevention strategies,
•    promote healthy behaviors,
•    foster safe and healthful environments,
•    provide leadership and training.

Those functions are the backbone of CDC′s mission. Each of CDC′s component organizations undertakes these activities in conducting its specific programs. The steps needed to accomplish this mission are also based on scientific excellence, requiring well-trained public health practitioners and leaders dedicated to high standards of quality and ethical practice.

 

Journals in JSTOR from Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
3 Journals in JSTOR Date Range
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 1976 - 2013
Morbidity and Mortality 1952 - 1976
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report: Recommendations and Reports 1989 - 2013
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report: Surveillance Summaries 1989 - 2013
Editor
MMWR Series
Mailstop E-90
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA 30333
Email: mmwrq@cdc.gov