CDC in Rwanda factsheet
Published Date:July 2010
Corporate Authors:Center for Global Health (U.S.)
Description:The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) office in Rwanda was established in 2002 with support from the US President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and the CDC Global AIDS Program. In 2006 the President's Malaria Initiative (PMI) and influenza programs were added. New projects on non-communicable diseases are being initiated. CDC-Rwanda has 34 staff members who specialize in epidemiology, laboratory, HIV prevention, care and treatment, health policy, surveillance and informatics, and program management, monitoring and evaluation. CDC-Rwanda staff are co-located in the US Embassy and Rwandan Ministry of Health (MOH).
Impact in Rwanda -- Top 10 causes of deaths in Rwanda -- Rwanda at a glance -- President's Malaria Initiative -- Influenza -- PEPFAR: HIV/AIDS and public health systems strengthening.
Publication date: July 2010.
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