Detecting and Reporting DoD Cases of MERS-CoV Infection
The Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center is providing guidance as of 08 OCT 2013.
Influenza A (H7N9) Testing Guidance
Guidance on diagnostic and surveillance testing for avian influenza A (H7N9) as of 02 DEC 2013.
Open Source Electronic Disease Surveillance Software Available
The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) and the Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center (AFHSC) have released the Suite for Automated Global Electronic bioSurveillance (SAGES), a collection of flexible, open-source software products developed for electronic disease surveillance in all settings.
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Read the MSMR article entitled "Health of Women After Wartime Deployments: Correlates of Risk for Selected Medical Conditions Among Females after Initial and Repeat Deployments to Afghanistan and Iraq, Active Component, U.S. Armed Forces."
Force Health Protection: Inside AFHSC
The Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center (AFHSC) plays a critical role in force health protection. AFHSC watches over the health of all those who serve our nation in uniform through its mission of medical surveillance. Explore the scope of AFHSC programs and initiatives for our U.S. service members and allies that are critical to our national security interests.
AFHCS Releases 2012-2013 Annual Report
The AFHSC 2012-2013 Annual Report highlights the organization's efforts to provide Dod leadership to maintain the health and readiness of U.S. service members by programs that monitoring and analyzing their health care and increasing visibility of infectious disease threats globally.