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Outbreak: Plagues that changed History
September 27 – January 30, 2009
Organized by the Global Health Odyssey Museum; come see Byrn Barnard’s images of the symptoms and paths of the world’s deadliest diseases – and how the epidemics they spawned have changed history forever.

CDC Organization

CDC′s Mission is to collaborate to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health – through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats.

CDC′s Vision for the 21st Century is "Health Protection…Health Equity"

Vision, Mission, Core Values, and Pledge

Learn more about the CDC′s Vision for the 21st Century and how the CDC mission promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability.
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Organizational Chart

The CDC is one of the major operating components of the Department of Health and Human Services. View CDC′s Organizational Chart to learn more about CDC′s organizational structure.
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Coordinating Centers, National Centers, Institute, and Offices

Take a closer look at the CDC′s Coordinating Centers and the respective National Centers responsible for each research area.
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Page last updated: October 6, 2008
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