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U.S. med schools working to rebuild Ebola-ravaged Liberia's doctor ranks.

The Ebola epidemic that ravaged Liberia took a heavy toll on the country's medical ranks, leaving the West African nation with one of the lowest ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Talks @ Pulitzer: How Humans Are Driving the Rise of Diseases.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 5:30PMWashington, DCUnited StatesMark JohnsonPulitzer Center journalist grantee Mark Johnson reveals how human activity has contributed to the spread of outbreaks like Zika and Ebola. RSVP

- Pulitzer Center - US

Strengthening Urban Preparedness and Resilience against Biological Threats.

The main aim of the project is to ascertain the required capacity building activities that would strengthen urban resilience to biological threats in key African cities.Recent outbreaks of Zika and Ebola , as well as intent by non-state actors to obtain, develop and/or use biological agents, underline the potential of ...

- Chatham House - UK

Build the Ebola database in Africa.

To build trust, capacity and utility, put local researchers in charge of planned platform, says Brian Conton.

- Nature - UK

From security to risk: reframing global health threats.

The Editor's Choice article from the November issue focuses on responses to global health threats. The rise of health issues such as HIV, pandemic influenza and Ebola on international agendas has led to the framing of threats to health as security issues. This has created an uneasy relationship between politics and health, ...

- Chatham House - UK

From security to risk: reframing global health threats.

November 2017 Colin McInnes and Anne Roemer-Mahler The rise of health issues such as HIV, pandemic influenza and Ebola on international agendas has led to the framing of threats to health as security issues. This has created an uneasy relationship between politics and health, by moving national interests into an area ...

- Chatham House - UK

Public Health Matters Blog - Partner, Train, Respond: Increasing Global Emergency Management Capacity.

Countries in Africa are no strangers to major disease outbreaks that can result in illness and death of millions of people. In the past two years alone the continent has experienced infectious disease outbreaks of cholera, meningitis, Ebola Virus Disease, Lassa fever, and Yellow fever, and other public health emergencies ...

- CDC - US

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