Institute: ONC | Component: 1 | Unit: 8 | Lecture: a | Slide: 7
Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:Introduction to Health Care and Public Health in the U.S.
Unit:Public Health - Part 2
Lecture:Public Health and Communicable Disease
Slide content:Smallpox, continued 1966 International Smallpox Eradication program established 1977 Last naturally occurring case in the world, Somalia 1977 Worldwide eradication of smallpox following global vaccination program 7
Slide notes:The International Smallpox Eradication program was established in 1966, and by 1977 the global vaccination program had effectively eradicated the disease. 7