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 the Suspected Outbreak Reporting Form below and email it to the Epidemiologist or call 540-322-5880
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For conditions required to be reported to VDH please review the Reportable Disease List
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.
To submit a request for a patient to be tested for Zika infection by public health, please click here and complete the testing request survey. Testing requests will only be accepted by the health department if they are made by the physician or the physician’s office on behalf of their patient. If you are a patient and would like to be tested for Zika, please contact your physician.
Stephanie Goodman, MPH
Communicable Disease Nurse
Laurie Mulert, RN