Section 11.196 - Public health epidemiologist - Definition

PUBLIC HEALTH EPIDEMIOLOGIST
11.196 Definition.
The term local public health epidemiologist shall mean a person who investigates the occurrence of disease, injury or other health-related conditions or events in populations to describe the distribution of disease or risk factors for disease occurrence for the purpose of population-based prevention and control.

Effective Date: 
Wednesday, August 20, 2008
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