Novel Influenza

Report Confirmed or Suspect Cases Immediately to the Local Health Department by telephone.

DOH monitors influenza surveillance to identify people who may have been infected with a novel influenza virus in a timely manner. Guidance for state and local health departments conducting investigations of infections with novel influenza A viruses are posted here.


Education Materials
  • Avian Influenza Transmission Infographic

[English] [Spanish] [Chinese]


  • What to Know about Bird Flu

[English] [Spanish]


  • Emergence and Evolution of H5N1 Bird Flu

Last Reviewed: 12/15/2022