Environmental Epidemiology & Disease Registries Section (EEDRS)

Mission Statement

Our Mission is to protect and promote the health of the people of Texas. We use the principles of epidemiology to:

  • Operate disease registries
  • Conduct disease surveillance
  • Investigate unusual occurrences of disease
  • Assess environmental exposures
  • Conduct population research studies

So that we can identify populations at risk, understand the cause of disease, and recommend actions to reduce risk.

Section Branches

Environmental Epidemiology and Disease Registries Section
Texas Department of State Health Services
PO Box 149347, Mail Code 1964
Austin, TX 78714-9347
phone : 512.776.7268
fax : 512.776.7689

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Last updated February 28, 2019