About the EIS Conference

The Epidemic Intelligence Service hosts its 68th annual scientific conference for the national and international public health community.

  • EIS officers’ investigation findings are presented
  • Current epidemiologic topics are discussed
  • Epidemiologic activities at CDC are highlighted
  • Public health professionals network and share ideas
  • Public health programs (CDC, state, local, and other partners) recruit new EIS officers

2019 Agenda-at-a-Glance

Registration is free and early registration is strongly encouraged.

 Featured Lecturer

Dr. AdamsThis year’s Langmuir Lecturer is Mona Hanna-Attisha, MD, MPH. Dr. Hanna-Attisha is founder and director of the Michigan State University and Hurley Children’s Hospital Pediatric Public Health Initiative, an innovative and model public health program in Flint, Michigan. As a pediatrician, scientist, and activist, she has testified twice before the United States Congress, was awarded the Freedom of Expression Courage Award by PEN America, and named one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World for her role in uncovering the Flint Water Crisis and leading recovery efforts. She has appeared on CNN, MSNBC, BBC and countless other media outlets championing the cause of children in Flint and beyond. She is also founding donor of the Flint Child Health and Development Fund (flintkids.org). Learn More About Dr. Hanna-Attisha.


EIS Conference Location

Sheraton Atlanta Hotel
165 Courtland Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30303

Hotel Information

Room blocks have been reserved at a rate of $152.00 per night at the hotel below. This rate is available until April 4, 2019.

Sheraton Atlanta Hotel
165 Courtland Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30303, US
Reserve a room at Sheraton Atlanta Hotel