Julie Gerberding Quotes


20 Julie Gerberding quotes:



"This is just an absolutely extraordinary disaster and if we have any frustrations here it is a lack of communications and a lack of situational awareness in these areas that are just completely cut off,"
"With the Food and Drug Administration we are prepared to manage any food- or water-borne disease. Over the next days to weeks we could see the emergence of mosquito populations and West Nile virus ,"
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Disease Quotes
"With the Food and Drug Administration we are prepared to manage any food- or water-borne disease. Over the next days to weeks we could see the emergence of mosquito populations and West Nile Virus,"
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Disease Quotes
"As you recall, we expected a lot of infectious disease problems within the context of the tsunami and were pleasantly surprised,"
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Disease Quotes
"We do have disease detectives who are working to study some features of the outbreak so we can learn as the virus spreads from community to community."
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Disease Quotes
"As an infectious disease expert, I've never seen a pathogen emerge and go away on its own, ... We have to expect that sometime, somewhere, this virus is going to rear its ugly head again."
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Disease Quotes
"The disease is spread from face-to-face contact with known cases of SARS, ... So the average traveler is not going to be at risk."
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Disease Quotes
"As an infectious disease expert, I've never seen a pathogen emerge and go away on its own. We have to expect that sometime, somewhere, this virus is going to rear its ugly head again."
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Disease Quotes
"This year's flu season is not off to an aggressive start. We have less flu in the country than we did this time last year,"
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Country Quotes
"We might actually end up with the most-ever influenza vaccine produced in this country,"
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Country Quotes
"We need to create a culture where hand-washing is the thing to do, ... If we can just wash our hands, we will have an impact on some of the most common problems, as well as some of the most serious health problems we face."
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Culture Quotes
"If we do the kind of common-sense public health measures we know work, we ought to be able to stop it from being a global pandemic,"
"It would be unusual for measles or rubella or the other childhood-vaccine-preventable diseases to emerge, but many of the people in these shelters are among the people in our country who already experience health disparities, and we're erring on the side of immunizing anyone for whom we have any reason to suspect their vaccination status is not up-to-date."
"In addition to food safety, the emphasis on hand hygiene and common practices to prevent spread has just been enormous. I was in the Astrodome, and there was just a long row of sinks that had been brought in to help people wash their hands, help the health care workers wash their hands. Also, the people staying there are being given those hand-cleaning products that contain gels and so forth."
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Food Quotes
"Once the water subsides, once the basic services are restored, the biggest problems that people face are the mental health problems, ... When will life get back to normal?"
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Health Quotes
"Even though we're hoping that we're past the peak for this early phase of the season, in past years we have seen flu come back, ... And we've also seen new strains emerge late in the season. So it's still important to be vigilant."
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Past Quotes
"Your hands are the most important means from which germs travel from one person to another. So it would make sense that washing your hands would be an effective strategy for protecting yourself."
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Travel Quotes
"My own mother called me this week because her doctor told her that the vaccine was not available,"
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Mother Quotes
"While the risk of the situation is very low, we're not taking any chances and we're doing everything we can to make sure that there is no threat to human health."
Author: Gerberding Quotes Category: Risk Quotes
"We are very focused on the potential for and outbreak of pandemic influenza. We are looking back to the 1918 pandemic virus as a natural resource to help us understand and predict what we are dealing with."



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