ID#: 19288
Entitled, “Preventing Importation of Prohibited Bushmeat”, this image was created by CDC Public Health Advisor, Erin Rothney. In this photo, Quarantine Public Health Officer, Amethyst Auza, and a Customs and Border Protection, Agricultural Specialist, are shown inspecting a piece of bushmeat imported from Nigeria. CDC prohibits entry of bushmeat into the United States for public health reasons. CDC’s partnership with Customs and Border Protection at 20 US ports of entry, is essential to fulfilling our public health mission. This photo earned Erin the First Place award in the 2014 CDC Connects Annual Public Health in Action Photo Contest, in the category of “Domestic People and Programs”.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ CDC Connects
Creation Date: 2014
Photo Credit: Erin Rothney, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID)
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.