CDC Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) recruiting new class of officers

Kim Petrie
May 27, 2015

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) is now recruiting for the next class of EIS officers. The application period is open through August 17, 2015. EIS is a 2-year fellowship in applied epidemiology that offers a unique combination of on-the-job-learning and service. EIS officers, often called CDC’s “disease detectives,” conduct epidemiologic investigations, research, and public health surveillance around the world. EIS is open to physicians with at least one year of clinical training, doctoral-level scientists, veterinarians and other healthcare professionals. More information is available on the EIS website: