Communicable and Environmental Diseases and Emergency Preparedness works to discover and eliminate the threat of communicable diseases and to educate people how to protect themselves from illnesses. They also conduct surveillance activities in order to monitor new emerging infections or identify clusters of cases that could be related. Investigations are conducted to pinpoint the source of disease to prevent dangerous outbreaks.
Cordell Hull Building, 4th Floor
425 5th Avenue North
Nashville, Tennessee 37243-5281
FAX (615) 741-3857
Foodborne Illness Complaint Hotline 1-800-293-8228