Volunteers Needed: Marion County LEPC full scale Hazardous Materials Exercise
Powassan Virus Disease: What you need to know
The Marion County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) is teaming up with various partners for a full scale Hazardous Materials Exercise.
Did you miss the April 2017 MESH Grand Rounds?
After learning of a recent human case of Powassan (POW) Virus disease in a Connecticut infant, MESH has decided to update its stakeholders on this disease in preparation for a predicted heavy tick season.
H7N9: What you need to know.
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For those of you who may have missed the May 12, 2017 MESH Grand Rounds on the Orlando Pulse Night Club Shootings – You have the opportunity to view it here!
Hot Topic: MESH Flu Watch
Find out what you need to know about Asian H7N9 Avian Influenza.
Hot Topic: Opioid Death Rates Rise
Keep up to date with the latest surveillance information about influenza-like disease (ILI) in Marion County and beyond.
Hot Topic: H5N8 Outbreak
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Drug overdose deaths nearly tripled during 1999–2014.
H5N8 has now been confirmed in 14 European countries including France, Croatia, Hungary, Romania and, Serbia. Outside of the region, the virus has also turned up in Egypt, India, Iran, Israel, and Tunisia.