University of Minnesota. Driven to Discover.
Findings of a meta-analysis point up need for better infection control programs in facilities that serve the elderly.
New book serves as call to action against infectious disease threats and includes 9-point "battle plan." (Also, view New America segment on the book.)
A CIDRAP-compiled list of links to the latest updates, resources, guidelines, and Twitter feeds on Zika virus infection.
Experts made more recommendations about fractional IPV dosing and also discussed issued related to cholera, Ebola, and diphtheria.
Tocantins joins Para, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Espirito Santo, and Minas Gerais as states with confirmed human yellow fever cases.
A WHO official said the hospital cluster involves 17 illnesses, 9 of them fatal, and specimens from 6 people who died tested negative for Ebola.
Third report from Ebola Vaccine Team B highlights Ebola vaccine successes as well as gaps and challenges.
Mar 24, 2017Editorial on fight against infectious diseases by Director Michael Osterholm, PhD, MPH, published in The New York Times discusses the effects of reducing research and vaccine development funding, and how this affects our ability to respond to new infectious disease threats.
Mar 14, 2017Deadliest Enemy: Our War Against Killer Germs book by Director Michael Osterholm, PhD, MPH, lays out a "Battle Plan for Survival" with a nine-point strategy on how we can keep ourselves safer from emerging infectious disease threats. Preventing a global flu pandemic is the top priority.
Jan 9, 2017New honors seminar “Battling the Bugs: Anthrax, Ebola, and Everyday Life” developed by Deputy Director Jill DeBoer, MPH, is designed to give students a glimpse into the diverse disciplines involved in infectious disease prevention and control.
More Inside CIDRAP
Unrestricted financial support provided by
Become an underwriter»
Get CIDRAP news and other free newsletters.
Sign up now»
CIDRAP - Center for Infectious Disease Research and PolicyAcademic Health Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
© 2017 Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved.The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer.