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GH-1 Reduce the number of cases of malaria reported in the United States
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Baseline: 1,298 new cases of malaria were reported in the United States in 2008
Target: 999 new cases
Target-Setting Method: Projection/trend analysis
Potential Data Sources:
National Malaria Surveillance System (NMSS), CDC/CGH; National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System (NNDSS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services (CDC/CSELS)
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GH-2 Reduce the tuberculosis (TB) case rate for foreign-born persons living in the United States
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Baseline: 20.4 cases of tuberculosis (TB) per 100,000 population were reported for among foreign-born persons living in the United States in 2008
Target: 14.0 cases per 100,000 population
Target-Setting Method: Projection/trend analysis
Potential Data Sources:
National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System (NNDSS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services (CDC/CSELS); Current Population Survey (CPS), Census and DOL/BLS
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Baseline: 7 Global Disease Detection (GDD) Regional Centers worldwide were active in 2009
Target: 18 centers
Target-Setting Method: Maintain consistency with national programs, regulations, policies, and laws.
Data Sources:
Global Disease Detection Program (GDD), CDC
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Baseline: 37,221 public health professionals had been trained by Global Disease Detection (GDD) programs by 2009
Target: 300,000 public health professionals
Target-Setting Method: Projection/trend analysis
Data Sources:
Global Disease Detection Program (GDD), CDC
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Baseline: 156 tests had been established or substantially improved by Global Disease Detection (GDD) programs by 2009
Target: 1,000 tests
Target-Setting Method: Projection/trend analysis
Data Sources:
Global Disease Detection Program (GDD), CDC
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