Thursday, May 10, 2018// 2:00 to 5:00 pm ET
Atlanta Chapter: Tour the CDC Emergency Operation Center
Atlanta alumni are invited to join Peter Hicks, Chapter President, UNM Alumni Atlanta Chapter president, and fellow Lobo alums, Chris Braden and Toby Merlin, for a unique personalized tour of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Emergency Operation Center, and an overview of the agency's recent Ebola/Zika Responses from 2016-17. This tour also includes access to the David J. Sencer CDC Museum.
Following the tour, Lobos will gather for conversation, snacks and beverages at Emory Point located across the street from the CDC.
2 p.m.: Meet at David J. Sencer CDC Museum
5 p.m.: Meet for conversation and snacks at Emory Point
About The David J. Sencer CDC Museum
The David J. Sencer CDC Museum, a Smithsonian Affiliate, uses award-winning exhibits and innovative programing to educate visitors about the value of public health, and presents the rich heritage and vast accomplishments of CDC. The museum hosts about 90,000 visitors each year, and provides popular educational programs for students and teachers. Originally called the Global Health Odyssey Museum, the facility was established in 1996 in conjunction with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s 50th anniversary and to coincide with the Centennial Olympic Games.
Ticketing and Registration:
Since this is a federal facility, and names must be submitted in advance, you must RSVP no later than Friday, May 4. To RSVP, contact Peter by email
For more information or to RSVP, contact Peter Hicks, Atlanta Chapter leader, by email or by phone at 505-980-1539.
Location and Parking:
Location: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, David J. Sencer CDC Museum:, In Association with the Smithsonian Institution, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30329; 404-639-0830
Parking: Government–issued photo ID is required for entry for all adults over the age of 18. Once the inspection has been completed by the security officers, you will then be directed to the visitor parking deck (straight ahead). Visitor parking on CDC’s campus is free.
Security and Parking
For questions or more information:
Alumni Relations Office