Public Health

Recent News

Sep 20, 2018
Rehydration therapy for diarrhea

Studies: Diarrheal disease rates vary across Africa, world

The new data highlight an especially profound impact on the very young and very old.

Sep 19, 2018

News Scan for Sep 19, 2018

DRC Ebola vaccination
Smallpox vaccine sent to UK
Childhood deaths worldwide
Low global flu levels
Sep 12, 2018

News Scan for Sep 12, 2018

Nigeria assist for UK monkeypox
Measles and public health cuts
Global Fund disease progress
Seqirus cell-based flu vaccine
Sep 05, 2018

News Scan for Sep 05, 2018

Mystery illnesses on NYC flight
Salmonella from cereal
Preventive antibiotics for COPD
Lassa fever antiviral trial
Aug 30, 2018

News Scan for Aug 30, 2018

Epilepsy in Zika-affected babies
Global health security strategy
Aug 27, 2018

News Scan for Aug 27, 2018

Chicken-linked Salmonella
Senate funding of public health
Measles vaccination in South America
Aug 15, 2018

News Scan for Aug 15, 2018

USDA avian flu compensation plan
Boosting ID physician-scientists
Aug 02, 2018

News Scan for Aug 02, 2018

Ebola species in DRC
Gaps in school crisis plans
Rat lungworm infection
Longhorned tick in Pennsylvania
Latent TB treatment
Trump's science adviser
Jul 19, 2018

News Scan for Jul 19, 2018

Low UK flu vaccine protection
FDA mulls sole-source drug supply
Evaluating Ebola vaccine
Ebola medical treatments
HPV vaccine in boys, men
Jul 12, 2018

News Scan for Jul 12, 2018

US drug shortage task force
TB vaccine candidates
Fractional dosing for yellow fever
Influenza B in pigs
Avian flu outbreaks

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Andre AM, Lopez A, Perkins S, et al. Frontline field epidemiology training programs as a strategy to improve disease surveillance and response. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 13)

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

Bambery Z, Cassell CH, Bunnell RE, et al. Impact of a hypothetical infectious disease outbreak on US exports and export-based jobs. Health Secur 2018 (published online Feb 13)

Belay ED, Kile JC, Hall AJ, et al. Zoonotic disease programs for enhancing global health security. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 31)

Bell E, Tappero JW, Ijaz K, et al. Joint external evaluation-development and scale-up of global multisectoral health capacity evaluation process. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 12)

Brencic DJ, Pinto M, Gill A, et al. CDC support for global public health emergency management. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 13)

Cassell C, Bambery Z, Roy K, et al. Relevance of global health security to the US export economy. Health Secur 2017 Dec 1;15(6):563-8

Cassell CH, Bambery Z, Roy K, et al. Relevance of global health security to the US export economy. Health Secur 2017 Dec 1;15(6):563-8

Cordes KM, Cookson ST, Boyd AT, et al. Real-time surveillance in emergencies using the Early Warning Alert and Response Network. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 23)

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)

Fitzmaurice AG, Mahar M, Moriarty LF, et al. Contributions of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in implementing the Global Health Security Agenda in 17 partner countries. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 25)

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

Harder T, Takla A, Eckmanns T, et al. PRECEPT: an evidence assessment framework for infectious disease epidemiology, prevention and control. Euro Surveill 2017 Oct 5;22(40):pii-16-00620

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

Johnston SA, Domenyuk V, Gupta N, et al. A simple platform for the rapid development of antimicrobials. Sci Rep 2017 (published online Dec 14)

Jones DS, Dicker RC, Fontaine RE, et al. Building global epidemiology and response capacity. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 13)

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

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Building a national capability to monitor and assess medical countermeasure use during a public health emergency: going beyond the last mile: proceedings of a workshop. Oct 31, 2017

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

Salyer SJ, Silver R, Simone K, et al. Prioritizing zoonoses for global health capacity building — themes from One Health Zoonotic Disease workshops in 7 countries 2014-2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 7)

Schemm Dwyer K, Misner H, Chang S, et al. An interim examination of the US public health response to Ebola. Health Secur 2017 Oct 1;15(5):517-38

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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