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Entitled, “Practicing Surveillance Techniques in Gaibandha”, this image was created by CDC Epidemiologist, Caitlin Worrell, Center for Global Health. Clinical and Laboratory staff at a health facility in Gaibandha District practice techniques they will use to implement a surveillance system for lymphatic filariasis (LF). The data collected, will help the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare quickly identify and isolate possible sites of transmission, and will eventually provide evidence to support the verification of interruption of LF transmission in Bangladesh. This photo earned Caitlin the Second Place award in the 2014 CDC Connects Annual Public Health in Action Photo Contest, in the category of “International People”.
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Content Providers(s): CDC/ CDC Connects
Creation Date: 2014
Photo Credit: Caitlin Worrell, Epidemiologist, Center for Global Health
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.