Public health connects us all, and involves protecting the health and safety of our communities, our workforce, and the world. Individuals that develop significant new ideas, programs, innovations, and policies to improve public health should be recognized for their achievements
It often surprises people to hear that unsafe injection practices in U.S. healthcare settings are still an issue. Unfortunately, it is true. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has seen outbreaks in the past 10 years and continues to respond to outbreaks routinely even today.