Beyond the Data — Dengue and Chikungunya in Our Backyard: Preventing Aedes Mosquito-Borne Diseases

Beyond the Data — Dengue and Chikungunya in Our Backyard: Preventing Aedes Mosquito-Borne Diseases

Phoebe: Welcome to Beyond the Data, I’m Dr. Phoebe Thorpe here to talk about Dengue and Chikungunya, diseases that are carried by mosquitoes and with me is Dr. Mark Fischer from Fort Collins, Colorado. Thank you for joining us Mark. Mark: Thank you. Phoebe: The Aedes aegypti mosquito we heard a lot about today. It…

Dengue and Chikungunya in Our Backyard: Preventing Aedes Mosquito-Borne Diseases

Dengue and Chikungunya in Our Backyard: Preventing Aedes Mosquito-Borne Diseases

GOOD AFTERNOON. A SEE A FEW MORE PEOPLE ARE COMING IN, BUT I’M HOPING THEY’LL TAKE THEIR SEATS. I’M DR. PHOEBE THORPE. IT’S MY PLEASURE TO WELCOME YOU TO CDC PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS FOR MAY 2015, DENGUE AND CHIKUNGUNYA IN OUR BACKYARD. PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS HAS CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION CREDITS — FOR PHYSICIANS,…