Volume 14, Number 4—April 2008
The CAT Scan
Dr Valdiserri is chief public health consultant in the Office of Public Health and Environmental Hazards at the US Department of Veterans Affairs. Prior to joining the VA in 2006, Dr. Valdiserri served as the deputy director of the National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. He has published extensively on HIV/AIDS prevention issues, including a series of personal essays on AIDS (“Gardening in Clay,” Cornell University Press, 1994).
Lessons from the History of Quarantine, from Plague to Influenza A