​​​Updated October 5, 2017​

Resources for public health labs responding to hurricanes. Members are encouraged to email eoc@aphl.org​ with questions or requests for assistance.

Photo: US Navy GOES satellite image of Hurricane Irma approaching the Caribbean​, September 5, 2017

​​​​​​​In the wake of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, APHL has activated its Incident Command System ​to support member laboratories with their response. APHL is participating in CDC's Em​ergency Operations Center (EOC)​ State/Local and Partner Conference Calls, and will assist member labs with their response, facilitate communications between CDC and member labs and share lab needs/stories with policy makers and the public.​ The resources below will be​ updated as more information is available.  ​

Members are encouraged to email eoc@aphl.org with questions or requests for assistance.

Emergency Res​​​ponse

​​Drinking and Surface Water

Sampling and Testing Guidelines

Informational Resources​

​Infectious Diseases​​

Physical Dam​​age Repair and Cleanup

State Laboratory Information​


For more information, or if you have questions, please contact the APHL Emergency Operations Center at eoc@aphl.org.