Social Links Search User Login Menu
Tools
Close
Close

 

Last website updated: November 10, 2021

image
Navajo Epidemiology Center receives Award for Outstanding COVID-19 Epi Team
image
The Navajo Nation Healthy Diné Nation Act:A Two Percent Tax on Foods of Minimal-to No Nutritious Value, 2015–2019
image
The Navajo Nation Healthy Diné Nation Act: A Description of Community Wellness Projects Funded by a 2% Tax on Minimal-to-No-Nutritious-Value Foods
Responsive image
Navajo Epidemiology Center (Helping with Making Data-driven Decisions for the COVID-19 response)
Responsive image
Changes in food pricing and availability on the Navajo Nation following a 2% tax on unhealthy foods: The Healthy Dine Nation Act of 2014
image
Hantavirus Disease and COVID-19-Evaluation of the Hantavirus 5-Point Screen in 139 COVID-19 Patients
image
COVID-19 and Hantavirus - Intersecting Paths of Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases
image
Successful implementation of the Healthy Diné Nation Act in stores on the Navajo Nation

Ya'at'eeh (Welcome)

The Navajo Epidemiology Center (NEC) was established in 2005 to manage Navajo Nation's public health information systems, investigate diseases of concern, manage disease prevention and control programs, respond to public health emergencies, and coordinate these activities with other public health authorities. The NEC’s primary objectives are: data collection, analysis and interpretation; health surveillance; disease control and prevention; and data sharing.

Tribal Epidemiology Centers

There are 12 Tribal Epidemiology Centers (TECs) throughout the United States. The map below shows the 12 TECs and regions they represent.

Mission Statement

To contribute to Hozho of Dine People by monitoring health status, maintaining disease surveillance, conducting health research, conducting disease outbreak investigation, reporting health data, providing technical assistance, and identifying priority health concerns.

Vision Statement

Empowering Dine People to achieve Hozho through naalniih naalkaah (epidemiology - disease surveillance).

NEC TRIFOLD CLICK BELOW

Back To Top