Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Resource Summary Page
Resource: Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention
Associated Organization: U. S. Government
Country of Origin: USA
for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd
State or Province: GA
ZIP or Postal Code: 30333
639-3534 (800) 311-3435
To promote health and quality of life by preventing
and controlling disease, injury, and disability
CDC pledges to the American people:
- To be a diligent steward of the funds entrusted
- To provide an environment for intellectual and
personal growth and integrity.
- To base all public health decisions on the
highest quality scientific data, openly and objectively derived.
- To place the benefits to society above the
benefits to the institution.
- To treat all persons with dignity, honesty, and
CDC Core Values
ACCOUNTABILITY - As diligent stewards of public
trust and public funds, we act decisively and compassionately in
service to the people’s health. We ensure that our research and our
services are based on sound science and meet real public needs to
achieve our public health goals.
RESPECT - We respect and understand our
interdependence with all people both inside the agency and throughout
the world treating them and their contributions with dignity and
valuing individual and cultural diversity. We are committed to
achieving a diverse workforce at all levels of the organization.
INTEGRITY - We are honest and ethical in all we do.
We will do what we say. We prize scientific integrity and professional
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Internet Location: http://www.cdc.gov
Internet Resource Type: Web Site
Resource Type: US Federal Government Health &