Centers for disease control and prevention


Is one of several organisations of the USA's Department of Health and Human Services. Their mission is to protect the country from threats related to health, safety and security. In line, they encourage communities and citizens to fight disease. The CDC supports and conducts science for insights into issues related to health. Subdivisions include "Public health service and implementation science", the "office of science", the "office for non-infectious diseases", the "office for infectious diseases". The CDC is working closely with the "Agency for toxic substances and disease registry".