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What is Epidemiology?

It is one of the building blocks of Public Health. Epidemiology examines the causes, effects, and patterns of disease within a population.


To report a suspected outbreak please complete one of the following forms and email it to the Epidemiologist or call 540-322-5880

To report a communicable disease to the Health Department Complete the Disease Morbidity Reporting Form (Epi 1) and fax the form to your local health department.

For conditions required to be reported to VDH please review the Reportable Disease List

Reportable Disease Morbidity Surveillance

HIV-AIDS, Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD), Hepatitis, and Tuberculosis (TB) Data

Disease Fact Sheets

Communicable Disease Reference Chart for Schools

VDH Epidemiology Home Page

Program Information

District Epidemiologist 
Stephanie Goodman, MPH
Phone: 540-322-5880
Fax: 540-785-3407

Communicable Disease Nurse
Laurie Mulert, RN 
Phone: 540-322-5980
Fax: 540-785-3407

Epidemiologists Some Ecards

RAHD Quarterly Epidemiology Update

Sign up for RAHD's Quarterly Epidemiology Update



Last Updated: 09-01-2016

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