Identification

Name

Neurologic Surveillance and Testing

Short name

NST

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

People
(1) Heather Sheriff, Heather.Sheriff@cdph.ca.gov
Organizations
(1) California Department of Public Health (CDPH)
Update frequency

Not Applicable

Created

2012-10-02 16:20:47+00:00

Modified

2016-04-01 18:32:43.654080+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

NST was initiated in 2012 as a collaboration between the CDER Branch and the Viral and Rickettsial Disease Laboratory (VRDL) at the California Department of Public Health (CDPH). It is designed to provide consultation, and limited diagnostic testing for neurologic illness presumed to be of infectious origin.

Goals
(1) Early detection
Year start

1998

URL http://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/vrdl/Pages/NeurologicSurveillanceTesting.aspx

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) California
Diseases
(1) Encephalitis
Disease transmission types
(1) Vector-borne

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Laboratory Records
(2) Personal Communication