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Disease Reporting

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Disease Reporting Requirements

Disease Reporting Form

Trichomoniasis Reporting Form

Note: Veterinarians are required to report diseases of both agricultural and public health  importance. The Office of Public Health requests that diseases on both the list of agriculturally important diseases and the list specified in the State Sanitary Code (see "Disease Reporting Requirements" above) be reported to the State Veterinarian, Office of Animal Health Services, Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry.  (See contact information below!)

Primary Contact Information:

          Brent Robbins, DVM, State Veterinarian                             Gary A. Balsamo, DVM, MPH&TM
          Office of Animal Health Services                                        State Public Health Veterinarian             
          Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry             Infectious Disease Epidemiology Section
          Phone: (225) 922-1238                                                       Phone: (504) 568-8315;   (800) 256-2748
          Fax: (225) 923-4880                                                           Fax: (504) 568-8290             
          email:                            email: