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Zika Virus CDC Guidance: Travel and Testing of Pregnant Women and Women of Reproductive Age Related to local Brownsville Transmission 12/14/16
DCHHS Health Advisory 12/13/2016
Mumps DSHS Health Advisory 11/30/2016
Mumps DCHHS Health Advisory 11/23/2016
Zika Virus CDC Guidance:Travel and Testing Based Off Miami-Dade Investigation 9/23/16.
Brucellosis Imported Brucellosis 09/14/2016
Botulism Suspected Foodborne Botulism 09/02/2016
Zika Virus CDC Guidance for Evaluation of Infants with Possible Congenital Zika 09/11/216
Zika Virus CDC Zika Travel Advisory 08/19/2016
Zika Virus CDC Zika Travel Advisory and Testing Guidance 08/01/2016
Acute Flaccid Myelitis DCHHS Health Advisory 07/12/2016
Acute Flaccid Myelitis DSHS Health Advisory 07/06/2016
West Nile DCHHS Health Advisory 07/06/2016
West Nile DCHHS Health Advisory 07/05/2016
West Nile DCHHS Health Advisory 05/18/2016
Zika Virus

DCHHS Instructions for Healthcare Providers for Submission of Specimens for Zika Virus Testing

Zika Virus DCHHS Zika Laboratory Test Request Form
Zika Virus DCHHS Health Advisory: Zika Virus Update #2
Zika Virus DCHHS Health Advisory: Sexual Transmission of Zika Virus
Zika Virus

CDC Interim Guidelines for Health Care Providers Caring for Infants and Children with Possible Zika Virus Infection 2/19/2016

Zika Virus

Update: Interim Guidance for Prevention of Sexual Transmission of Zika Virus —

United States, July 2016

Zika Virus

Update Interim Guidance: Health Care Providers Caring for Pregnant Women w/ Zika  Possible Zika Virus Exposure — United States, 07/2016

Zika Virus CDC adds 2 destinations to interim travel guidance related to Zika virus 1/26/16
Zika Virus CDC adds countries to interim travel guidance related to Zika virus 1/22/2016
Zika Virus

CDC issues interim travel guidance related to Zika virus for 14 Countries and Territories in Central and South America and the Caribbean 1/15/2016



Avian Influenza - CDC Health Advisory 6/2/2015

Cronobacter sakazakii - DSHS Health Advisory 11/23/2015

Cyclosporiasis - DCHHS Health Advisory 7/30/2015

Hepatitis A Exposures in a Daycare - DCHHS Health Advisory 10/20/15

Listeriosis - DCHHS Health Advisory 4/9/2015

MERS-CoV - CDC Health Advisory 6/11/2015

Mumps - DCHHS Health Advisory 8/28/2015

West Nile Virus - DCHHS Health Advisory 7/21/15

West Nile Virus - DCHHS Health Advisory 5/21/15


Chikungunya 7/22/14

Cyclospora 7/18/14

Ebola - DCHHS Health Advisory 9/30/14

Ebola - DCHHS Algorithm for testing of Suspected Ebola Virus Disease 8/27/14

Ebola - CDC MMWR EVD Cluster in the U.S.-Dallas County, Texas 2014 11/14/14

Ebola - CDC Interim Guidance for EMS and Public Safety 10/1/14

Ebola - CDC Detailed Hospital Checklist for Ebola Preparedness 9/9/14

Ebola - CDC Health Advisory 8/1/14

Enterovirus-D68 - DCHHS Health Advisory 9/25/14

Enterovirus-D68 - DCHHS Health Advisory 9/10/14

Enterovirus-D68 - DSHS Health Alert 9/26/14

Enterovirus-D68 - CDC Health Advisory (Acute Neurologic Illness) 9/25/14

Flu - DCHHS Health Advisory 12/5/14

Flu - CDC Health Advisory 12/3/14

Legionella 9/25/14

Measles 7/23/14

MERS 5/5/14

West Nile Virus 7/18/14


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Ganesh Shivaramaiyer
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Christopher Perkins, D.O., M.P.H.
Medical Director / Health Authority

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