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Acknowledgements

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Division of Community and Public Health
Section for Disease Control and Environmental Epidemiology
Bureau of Communicable Disease Control and Prevention
930 Wildwood Drive
Jefferson City, MO 65109
573-751-6113 Toll free: 866-628-9891


Communicable Disease Surveillance 2005 Annual Report


Note: This report does not include a summary of sexually transmitted diseases, HIV, or environmental conditions.


CONTRIBUTORS
Lori Buchanan, Public Information Coordinator
Cindy Butler, Senior Epidemiologist, Eastern Region
Heidi Carver, Senior Office Support Assistant
Eden Dietle, CD Surveillance Manager
Autumn Grim, Senior Epidemiologist, Southeastern Region
Brad Hall, Administrator, SDCEE
Peggy Hartman, CD Surveillance Epidemiologist
Eddie Hedrick, Emerging Pathogens Coordinator
C. Jon Hinkle, Senior Epidemiologist, Northwestern Region
Dr. Fazle Khan, Medical Epidemiologist
Benjamin Laffoon, Research Analyst III
Arlene Mohr, Senior Office Support Assistant
David Oeser, TB Surveillance Coordinator
Drew Pratt, Senior Epidemiologist, Central Region
Dr. Howard Pue, State Public Health Veterinarian
Jo Ann Rudroff, ELC Epidemiologist (Foodborne)
Diane Smith, Senior Epidemiologist, Southwestern Region
Joseph Stockbauer, Research Manager
Melissa Watrous, Research Analyst II
Joseph Weidinger, Geographical Information System Analyst
Aaron Winslow, Chief, Office of Emergency Coordination
Karen Yates, Zoonotic Disease Coordinator



Harvey L. Marx, Jr., Chief
Bureau of Communicable Disease Control and Prevention



We thank our reviewers, Brian Quinn, Public Information Administrator, and
Dr. Bao-Ping Zhu, State Epidemiologist, for their thorough review and helpful comments.