Joan Marie Brunkard
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Economic and health impacts associated with a Salmonella Typhimurium drinking water outbreak-Alamosa, CO, 2008Elizabeth Ailes
International Health Resources Consulting, Atlanta, Georgia, United States
PLoS ONE 8:e57439. 2013..This investigation documents the significant economic and health impacts associated with waterborne disease outbreaks and highlights the potential for loss of trust in public water systems following such outbreaks...
- Dengue fever seroprevalence and risk factors, Texas-Mexico border, 2004Joan Marie Brunkard
University of California, Santa Cruz, California, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 13:1477-83. 2007..Mosquito larvae were present in 30% of households in both cities. Our results show that dengue fever is endemic in this area of the southern Texas-Mexico border...
- Hurricane Katrina deaths, Louisiana, 2005Joan Brunkard
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
Disaster Med Public Health Prep 2:215-23. 2008..Our objectives were to verify, document, and characterize Katrina-related mortality in Louisiana and help identify strategies to reduce mortality in future disasters...