Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options Skip directly to A-Z link Skip directly to A-Z link Skip directly to A-Z link
Volume 12, Number 7—July 2006

60 Years of Progress—CDC and Infectious Diseases

Tanja Popovic*Comments to Author  and Dixie E. Snider*
Author affiliations: *Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Main Article

Figure 1

Figure 1. On January 14, 1977, the director of the Center for Disease Control's laboratory division, Charles C. Shepard, and microbiologist Joseph E. McDade isolated the agent that caused an outbreak of respiratory disease among members of the American Legion in July 1976. (Photo courtesy of Public Health Image Library, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Main Article

Page created: December 19, 2011
Page updated: December 19, 2011
Page reviewed: December 19, 2011
The conclusions, findings, and opinions expressed by authors contributing to this journal do not necessarily reflect the official position of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Public Health Service, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or the authors' affiliated institutions. Use of trade names is for identification only and does not imply endorsement by any of the groups named above.