Tag Archives: Susan McLellan

Zika: Surveillance and Response

Researchers have been aware of Zika virus since 1947, but it’s only within the past 10 years that the virus has spread rapidly and caused more than minor illness. Faculty at the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical … Continue reading

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Zika: Surveillance and Response (cont.)

Safe Travel Tips The CDC issued a travel warning in January 2016 and shortly after, in February, the World Health Organization declared an international health emergency because of the correlation between Zika infection and microcephaly. Other sequelae have not yet … Continue reading

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Public Health on the Frontlines of an Outbreak: SPHTM responds to Ebola

From parsing out the genetic components of Ebola to participating in the overarching global and policy response, it’s no surprise that Tulane faculty and alumni are part of the response to the outbreak of Ebola virus in West Africa. Their … Continue reading

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