Communicable Disease



In collaboration with the Virginia Department of Health’s Division of Surveillance and Investigation (DSI), we provide surveillance, investigation, and follow up of communicable diseases that are reportable by medical providers and laboratories.

This includes:


Contact Information

Communicable Disease Reporting Hotline
Regular Business Hours: 434-972-6217
After Hours:  434-906-0818
Fax: 434-972-6249
Epidemiologist: Kenneth Gordon

For Rabies Assistance

Michele Napper, Rabies Program Coordinator: 434-972-6219
Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Saturday and Sunday – 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

For more information, visit our Rabies Program page here.


Communicable Disease Report
2023 Communicable Disease Summary

Virginia Reportable Disease List
2018 Reportable Disease list

Virginia Department of Health Division of Surveillance and Investigation

Virginia’s Newcomer Health Program