Public Health

Recent News

Mar 13, 2019

News Scan for Mar 13, 2019

Acting FDA acting chief named
MERS-CoV in Kenyan camels
Subclinical Nipah infections
Avian flu in Iran, Vietnam
Mar 11, 2019

News Scan for Mar 11, 2019

MERS in Saudi hot spots
Zika pediatric outcomes
WHO global flu strategy
Zoonotic disease guide
Measles in Europe
Mar 07, 2019

News Scan for Mar 07, 2019

Saudi MERS cases
Yellow fever in South America
Absenteeism and illness
Flu vaccine and heart attack
Mar 06, 2019
Needle with droplet

MSF questions affordable access to CEPI-supported vaccines

MSF calls a revised CEPI policy on vaccine access "toothless and weak."

Mar 06, 2019

News Scan for Mar 06, 2019

New Saudi MERS case
WHO organizational reform
Cost of measles in health workers
First Marburg vaccine
Bayer's indoor insecticide
Mar 05, 2019

News Scan for Mar 05, 2019

FDA chief resigns
MMR vaccine not tied to autism (again)
MERS across Saudi Arabia
Lassa fever decline in Nigeria
Global flu update
Feb 27, 2019

News Scan for Feb 27, 2019

Salmonella tahini outbreak
RNA printer for vaccines
Push for universal flu vaccine
Avian flu in 3 nations
Feb 26, 2019

News Scan for Feb 26, 2019

Diagnostic tests in an emergency
CWD expansion in Kansas
Brazil chikungunya arrival
Jan 30, 2019

News Scan for Jan 30, 2019

Saudi MERS case
Consumer food safety practices
Pandemic response innovation
Jan 16, 2019

News Scan for Jan 16, 2019

More DRC Ebola cases
CEPI rapid vaccine funding
Malaria mosquito in Ethiopia

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Aldridge RW, Nellums LB, Bartlett S, et al. Global patterns of mortality in international migrants: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet 2018 (published online Dec 5)

Armstrong-Mensah EA, Ndiaye SM. Global health security agenda implementation: a case for community engagement. Health Secur 2018 (published online Aug 10)

Arrazola J, Binkin N, Israel M, et al. Assessment of epidemiology capacity in state health departments — United States, 2017. MMWR 2018 Aug 24;67(33):935-9

Edelstein M, Lee LM, Herten-Crabb A, et al. Strengthening global public health surveillance through data and benefit sharing. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 22)

Graciaa DS, Cope JR, Roberts VA, et al. Outbreaks associated with untreated recreational water—United States, 2000-2014. MMWR 2018 Jun 29;67(25):701-6

Isenor JE, O'Reilly BA, Bowles SK. Evaluation of the impact of immunization policies, including the addition of pharmacists as immunizers, on influenza vaccination coverage in Nova Scotia, Canada: 2006 to 2016. BMC Public Health 2018 Jun 26;18:787

Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security. Summary of key recommendations meeting to solicit stakeholder input on forthcoming US Global Health Security Strategy. Aug 20, 2018

Leigh J, Fitgerald G, Garcia E, et al. Global epidemics: how well can we cope? BMJ 2018 (published online Aug 9)

McClellan ER, Hover A, Moore M, et al. Evidence-based interventions to reduce obstetric-related infections at an army training facility. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Nov 30)

Norris SL, Sawin VI, Ferri M, et al. An evaluation of emergency guidelines issued by the World Health Organization in response to four infectious disease outbreaks. PLoS One 2018 May 30;13(5):e0198125

Public Health England. Zoonoses report: UK 2017. PHE publication #GW-65, 2018 

Schuchat A, Anderson LJ, Rodewald LE, et al. Progress in vaccine-preventable and respiratory infectious disease — first 10 years of the CDC National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, 2006-2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 20)

Schuchat A, Anderson LJ, Rodewald LE, et al. Progress in vaccine-preventable and respiratory infectious disease — first 10 years of the CDC National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, 2006-2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 20)

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