Epidemiology Newsletter



Volume/Issue Number

  Date Published  Contents
 Volume 4, Issue 2  August 2014 

 Outbreak of Suspected Scombrotoxic Fish Poisoning

 Foodborne Outbreaks

 Influenza Update 

 Volume 4, Issue 1  March 2014

 Campylobacteriosis in Pennsylvania

 Summary of Enteric Outbreaks

 Chronic Hepatitis in Philadelphia


 Volume/Issue Number

  Date Published  Contents
 Volume 3, Issue 4  December 2013

 Ham-pocalypse: Two foodborne outbreaks associated with ham, Pennsylvania 2013


 Public Health Planning for the Annual Little League Baseball┬« World Series

 Volume 3, Issue 3  September 2013

 Salmonellosis Associated with Backyard Poultry

 Infant Botulism 

 Infectious Disease Aberration Detection in Allegheny County

 Avian Influenza A (H7N9) Virus

 Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)

 Volume 3, Issue 2  May 2013 

 Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae Cluster

 Traumatic Brain Injury

 2012-2013 Influenza Season

 Volume 3, Issue 1  February 2013

 2012 West Nile Virus Activity in Pennsylvania

 2012 Pertussis Activity in Pennsylvania

 The Role of Pulsed-field Gel Electrophoresis in the Detection of Foodborne Outbreaks


 Volume/Issue Number   Date Published  Contents
 Volume 2, Issue 4  December 2012 

 Rare Tickborne Infections

 H3N2v "Swine" Flu Associated with Fairs

 Influenza Testing - Skip the Serology


 Volume 2, Issue 3  October 2012

 The Rise of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis

 Pertussis in the Amish Community

 Case Reviews of Three Suspected Pox Cases

 Volume 2, Issue 2  July 2012

 Norovirus in Pennsylvania

 Raw Milk Review 

 Volume 2, Issue 1  March 2012

 E. coli Outbreak Associated with Swimming at State Park

 Adolescent STD Infections and Subsequent Risk for HIV

 Chlamydia and Gonorrhea in Pennsylvania

 Flu Update



 Volume/Issue Number  Date Published Contents
 Vol 1, Issue 4  November 2011

 Group A Strep Outbreak

 Lyme Disease


 Norovirus Guidelines

 Health Care Worker Influenza Vaccination

 Vol 1, Issue 3  July 2011

 Meningococcal Cluster

 Asthma in PA

 West Nile Virus Review

 Salmonella in Turtles

 Vol 1, Issue 2  April 2011

 Measles Outbreak

 Vaccine Coverage Rates in PA

 Insect and Tick-borne Diseases

 Influenza in Long Term Care Facilities

 Vol 1, Issue 1  January 2011

 Flu Update



 Rainbow Family Gathering in Pennsylvania 2010