On Wednesday September 24, 2014, the UPMC Center for Health Security hosted a Congressional Seminar on Ebola for Hill staff and other stakeholders. Leaders from CDC, USAID, DOD, and Fondation Mérieux spoke.
During a flu pandemic, how should healthcare providers decide who has access to ventilators when there are not enough? We worked with JHU partners to learn what MD communities consider most important in making such decisions.
The cases of Ebola that have turned up in Dallas and New York City have prompted calls for a travel ban. The Center for Health Security authors detail arguments against Ebola-related travel bans
In light of the recent use of a monoclonal antibody preparation during the treatment of two ebola patients, we are reposting our February 2013 report “Next-Generation Monoclonal Antibodies.”
Improved collaboration among clinicians, scientists, and public health authorities is needed to understand the epidemiology and define the sources and modes of transmission.
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