Emerging Public Health Threats and Emergency Response Coalition
If you would like to learn more about this group or have a question related to this topic, contact the chairperson listed below. Please search by last name in the Membership Directory to locate an email address or contact them through the online member forum ACHA Connect [login required].
The purpose of the ACHA Emerging Public Health Threats and Emergency Response Coalition is:
- To address increasing concern posed by pandemic influenza or other
emerging infectious diseases that are not vaccine preventable or
- To be a long-standing mechanism for the exchange of information,
resources, and tools to address college and university planning for
pandemics and other emerging infectious diseases.
- To address the need for information, training, resources and tools
to assist members in developing public health planning and emergency
Please note: Any ACHA individual member (Regular, Student,
Associate, or Emeritus) may join a coalition; however, only Regular
Individual and Student Members may vote or hold office in a coalition.
Michael Deichen, MD, MPH
University of Central Florida
James Jacobs, MD, PhD
Christine Kukich, MS
Emerging Public Health Threats
Zika virus infections in the Americas is one of the emerging public health threats we are currently following through the Emerging Public Health Threats and Emergency Response Coalition. Please contact Tim Moody, MD, if you have any questions.