Since flu activity typically does not peak until February or later, November and December are also good times to be vaccinatedCDC urges people to get flu vaccines Nov 13, 2006
This is a very important step forward in the field of chronic fatigue syndrome researchChronic fatigue's conditions studied Apr 21, 2006
We're sorry we have another frustrating year for some peopleCDC promises more flu vaccine soon Nov 11, 2005
We can't get accurate estimates of the association because obesity is not listed on death records, so we have to use methods that rely on extrapolations. The studies that have been done have used different methods and different sources of information, and they've come to some different conclusionsCDC officials clarify obesity research Jun 03, 2005
We don't have the evidence to show that the thimerosal preservative is a risk, but you know we have an open mind about thatThe Age of Autism: Mercury ascending May 17, 2005
Julie Louise Gerberding, M.D., M.P.H. (born August 22, 1955, Estelline, South Dakota), is an American infectious disease expert and the former director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and administrator of the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR). She is regarded as having been a highly controversial CDC director.
Gerberding led CDC's efforts to prepare for and counter terrorism. Gerberding is an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) at Emory University and an Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF).
Gerberding resides in Atlanta with her husband, David, who is a software engineer. Her stepdaughter, Renada, is an attorney at Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads. Dr. Gerberding relaxes by scuba diving, reading on the beach, gardening, and doting on her three cats.