Communicable Disease

Disease Prevention and Control (DP&C) works to prevent and control infectious (communicable) diseases through ongoing public health measures such as the following:
  • Communicable disease investigations
  • Education
  • Infectious diseases information and resources
  • Monitoring infectious disease occurrences
  • Outbreak planning / disaster response
  • Refugee health screening
  • TB control
  • Vaccination (see Immunizations Program)
Resource on Specific Diseases
Sites for specific disease information and news about the latest communicable disease issues: