Environmental Health Surveillance Branch (EHSB)

Reducing the morbidity and mortality from acute chemical releases.

  • Designs and conducts surveillance and registry programs to evaluate the adverse health effects on persons exposed to hazardous substances;
  • Conducts health follow-up activities after surveillance is conducted, and establishes registries; and
  • Implements extramural research programs that involve surveillance and registries.

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DTHHS At-a-glance

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DTHHS Resources

DTHHS resources pdf snapshot

Page last reviewed: September 23, 2015