Published on in “Science”, language — English. 40 pages.
Over the past several years, the US has experienced
worrisome outbreaks of several Vaccine-Preventable
Diseases (VPDs) measles and pertussis. This resurgence
comes just as the nation’s public health laboratories have
been shedding services and staff in response to cutbacks.
This funding uncertainty poses serious challenges to
VPD preparedness. More
Lab Matters is a quarterly public health science magazine written by and for members of the Association of Public Health Laboratories, and for audiences with an interest in public health. More