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Frequently asked questions about the Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS)
  • Published Date:
    May 2014
  • Language:
    English
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  • Corporate Authors:
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.). Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services. Division of Scientific Education and Professional Development.
  • Description:
    EIS is a 2-year postgraduate program in applied epidemiology for health professionals interested in public health; it provides competency-based training through classroom instruction, e-learning, and on-the-job experience. The program is modeled on a traditional medical residency program, where much of the education takes place through hands-on assignments and mentoring. During the 2-year program, EIS officers are employees of CDC and receive a salary and benefits. They provide service to public health while training as an epidemiologist.

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