Redd to Head CDC’s OPHPR

As of January 1, 2015, Rear Admiral Stephen C. Redd, MD, (Cohort IV) will serve as director of the Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response (OPHPR) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) according to an announcement from the agency. CDC Director Dr. Thomas Freiden said in the announcement: Dr. Redd’s leadership in helping prepare the US to respond to pandemic influenza, his epidemiological expertise, and his…