Disease Control & Prevention

The Bureau of Disease Control and Prevention works in collaboration with local health departments and other healthcare providers to intervene in the spread of infectious diseases. We are Kansans helping Kansans prevent disease that can cause disability and death, like TB, vaccine-preventable diseases, and sexually transmitted infections (including HIV).


To improve the quality and longevity of life for the citizens of Kansas by reducing the incidence of death and disability from infectious diseases.