Chronic Wasting Disease Resource Center

CWD Response, Research, and Policy Program

The Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) Response, Research, and Policy Program addresses the transmission of CWD in cervids and its potential for spread to humans and other animal species. The program supports current and reliable information on CWD for the public, including hunters; the medical, veterinary and public health communities; wildlife scientists and managers; and public policymakers.

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Expert Advisory Group

The program includes 60 national and international world-renowned and distinguished leaders in public health, medicine, science, wildlife, and agriculture.


News Scan for Apr 29, 2022

Sensitivity of COVID rapid antigen tests
Peds hepatitis clinical findings
CWD legislation introduced
Dental antibiotics trial
More polio in 3 countries

News Scan for Apr 01, 2022

COVID-19 antiviral efficacy
CWD now in North Carolina
Resistant E coli in Kenyan children
Polio in 4 countries

News Scan for Mar 23, 2022

CWD in northern Minnesota
Avian flu on Nebraska poultry farm

News Scan for Mar 08, 2022

COVID-19 pneumonia and new dementia
Between-species CWD transmission
COVID-19 and resistant co-infections
Infectious disease risk in Ukrainian refugees