Publications related to Pia MacDonald
Implementing mobile geographic information system technology in North Carolina to enhance emergency preparedness: Evaluation of associated trainings and exercises
We can have it all: Improved surveillance outcomes and decreased personnel costs associated with electronic reportable disease surveillance, North Carolina, 2010
OBJECTIVES: We assessed the timeliness, accuracy, and cost of a new electronic disease surveillance system at the local health department level. We describe practices associated with lower cost and better surveillance timeliness and accuracy....
Residential household knowledge and receipt of potassium iodide within the 10-mile emergency planning zone of a nuclear power plant in North Carolina, 2010
There has been renewed interest in radiological preparedness and countermeasures for nuclear power plant (NPP) emergencies in the United States as a result of the Fukushima Daiichi accident in March 2011. One such countermeasure, potassium iodide...
A pilot hybrid Internet/classroom-based communicable disease continuing education course for public health nurses in North Carolina: Lessons learned
Linking public health agencies and hospitals for improved emergency preparedness: North Carolina's public health epidemiologist program
The need for multidisciplinary research to address today's complex health and environmental challenges has never been greater. The One Health (OH) approach to research ensures that human, animal, and environmental health questions are evaluated...
Improvements in timeliness resulting from the implementation of electronic laboratory reporting and an electronic disease surveillance system.
Fueling the public health practice workforce pipeline: Can a graduate student volunteer response team lead students to careers in applied public health?
Real-time surveillance and response system for Ebola and other emerging infections.