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This 2016 picture, showed two case surveillance officers of the Mambolo Chiefdom, walking to the local clinic in the Village of Tongo Walla, Sierra Leone, in order to assess surveillance practices. The team of three, including a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Epidemiologist, traveled in a boat, as it was the only mode of transportation, able to reach this village. The photograph earned photographer, Luis Eduardo Torrens, a First Place award, in the in the 2016
, Public Health in Action Photo Contest, in the category of International People.
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