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SPECTRE is committed to helping HHS Region VI prepare for special pathogens events. If you have non-urgent questions, or are wondering how we can help you prepare, please call the SPECTRE hotline at 409-772-0367, or email us at

If you suspect you might have a patient with a special pathogens type infection, please reach out to your local health authority immediately. Consultations for suspect or confirmed patients can be made by calling the UTMB Operator at 409-772-1011, and ask to speak to the Infectious Disease Doctor on call, and your call will be routed.

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