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Weekly Digest: CDDEP forecasts COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations in India; Physical distancing measures to reduce COVID-19 cases in Wuhan, China; DRC needs $20 million to prevent re-emergence of Ebola.

Weekly Digest: CDDEP forecasts COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations in India; Physical distancing measures to reduce COVID-19 cases in Wuhan, China; DRC needs $20 million to prevent re-emergence of Ebola.

March 30, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: COVID-19 case count surpasses 350,000; Researchers detail first known person-to-person transmission of COVID-19 in US; US company offers at-home COVID-19 test.
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Weekly Digest: COVID-19 case count surpasses 350,000; Researchers detail first known person-to-person transmission of COVID-19 in US; US company offers at-home COVID-19 test.

March 23, 2020
 
 
Action, not panic, is essential to contain COVID-19
Disease Control Priorities

Action, not panic, is essential to contain COVID-19

March 14, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: COVID-19 pandemic continues to shock the world; DRC Ebola outbreak close to an end; Antimicrobial use and resistance common across animal production systems in Africa.

Weekly Digest: COVID-19 pandemic continues to shock the world; DRC Ebola outbreak close to an end; Antimicrobial use and resistance common across animal production systems in Africa.

March 13, 2020
 
 
Antimicrobial Resistance in Chicken Across Low- and Middle-Income Countries
Antibiotic Resistance

Antimicrobial Resistance in Chicken Across Low- and Middle-Income Countries

March 13, 2020
 
 
Childhood Vaccination and Adult Schooling Attainment: Long-term Evidence from India’s Universal Immunization Programme
Disease Control Priorities

Childhood Vaccination and Adult Schooling Attainment: Long-term Evidence from India’s Universal Immunization Programme

March 10, 2020
 
 
The Traverse Project

The Traverse Project

 
 
Weekly Digest: Pandemic preparedness is essential as the world becomes more susceptible to disease; COVID-19 cases decline in China as virus takes hold in other countries worldwide.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Pandemic preparedness is essential as the world becomes more susceptible to disease; COVID-19 cases decline in China as virus takes hold in other countries worldwide.

March 09, 2020
 
 
Major Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Disease Outbreaks, 2002-2020

Major Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Disease Outbreaks, 2002-2020

March 09, 2020
 
 
Partnership for Global Health: A Study of AMR in Delhi, India

Partnership for Global Health: A Study of AMR in Delhi, India

 
 
The Untimely Reporting of Drug-Resistant Outbreaks in the United States
Antibiotic Resistance

The Untimely Reporting of Drug-Resistant Outbreaks in the United States

March 02, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: Childhood vaccination linked to higher schooling attainment among adults in India; Resistant isolates common among hospitalized patients with HAIs in Sierra Leone.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Childhood vaccination linked to higher schooling attainment among adults in India; Resistant isolates common among hospitalized patients with HAIs in Sierra Leone.

March 02, 2020
 
 
Antibiotic Resistance Rates of Isolates from Patients with HAIs in Sierra Leone
Antibiotic Resistance

Antibiotic Resistance Rates of Isolates from Patients with HAIs in Sierra Leone

March 02, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: Healthcare worker-mediated contact networks aid in VRE transmission; Officials prepare for COVID-19 outbreak to become a pandemic; ‘Smart regulation’ could optimize antimicrobial use in LMICs.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Healthcare worker-mediated contact networks aid in VRE transmission; Officials prepare for COVID-19 outbreak to become a pandemic; ‘Smart regulation’ could optimize antimicrobial use in LMICs.

February 24, 2020
 
 
Antibiotic Resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in India, 2009-2017
Antibiotic Resistance

Antibiotic Resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in India, 2009-2017

February 24, 2020
 
 
Mapping Antimicrobial Resistance and Antimicrobial Use Partnership (MAAP)

Mapping Antimicrobial Resistance and Antimicrobial Use Partnership (MAAP)

 
 
Weekly Digest: Researchers highlight global AMR progress over the last six years; Misinformation and xenophobia spread alongside COVID-19.

Weekly Digest: Researchers highlight global AMR progress over the last six years; Misinformation and xenophobia spread alongside COVID-19.

February 17, 2020
 
 
Trends in US Flu Vaccination Coverage

Trends in US Flu Vaccination Coverage

February 17, 2020
 
 
Why Vaccines Matter: Understanding the Broader Health, Economic, and Child Development Benefits of Routine Vaccination
Disease Control Priorities

Why Vaccines Matter: Understanding the Broader Health, Economic, and Child Development Benefits of Routine Vaccination

February 13, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: Novel coronavirus deaths surpass SARS; Antibiotic exposure during pregnancy tied to childhood asthma; Purell producer warned to correct unproven claims that their antiseptics prevent viral infections.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Novel coronavirus deaths surpass SARS; Antibiotic exposure during pregnancy tied to childhood asthma; Purell producer warned to correct unproven claims that their antiseptics prevent viral infections.

February 10, 2020
 
 
2019-nCoV vs. SARS
Disease Control Priorities

2019-nCoV vs. SARS

February 10, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: WHO declares 2019-nCoV a global public health emergency; The benefits of vaccination extend beyond disease prevention; Repeated antibiotic exposure linked to childhood obesity.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: WHO declares 2019-nCoV a global public health emergency; The benefits of vaccination extend beyond disease prevention; Repeated antibiotic exposure linked to childhood obesity.

February 03, 2020
 
 
Worldwide Maternal Mortality Rates

Worldwide Maternal Mortality Rates

February 03, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: Lack of funding hinders antibiotic development; Novel coronavirus spreads globally, shutting down major cities; US millennials more likely to agree with anti-vax beliefs than other age groups.

Weekly Digest: Lack of funding hinders antibiotic development; Novel coronavirus spreads globally, shutting down major cities; US millennials more likely to agree with anti-vax beliefs than other age groups.

January 27, 2020
 
 
Countries with Confirmed Cases of Novel Coronavirus

Countries with Confirmed Cases of Novel Coronavirus

January 27, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: Combination therapies may speed the development of drug resistance; Antibiotics commonly prescribed to patients without lab evidence in Sierra Leone; Rare resistance gene isolated from E. coli in US pets.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Combination therapies may speed the development of drug resistance; Antibiotics commonly prescribed to patients without lab evidence in Sierra Leone; Rare resistance gene isolated from E. coli in US pets.

January 20, 2020
 
 
Country-Level Trends in Antibiotic Use, 2000-2015
Antibiotic Resistance

Country-Level Trends in Antibiotic Use, 2000-2015

January 20, 2020
 
 
ARVac Consortium

ARVac Consortium

 
 
Weekly Digest: Unexplained pneumonia outbreak sickens many in Wuhan, China; IV delivery of TB vaccine found efficacious in monkeys; A majority of European physicians are concerned about drug resistance in ICUs.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Unexplained pneumonia outbreak sickens many in Wuhan, China; IV delivery of TB vaccine found efficacious in monkeys; A majority of European physicians are concerned about drug resistance in ICUs.

January 13, 2020
 
 
Global Tobacco Use Trends and Projections, 2000-2025
Health and Development

Global Tobacco Use Trends and Projections, 2000-2025

January 13, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: Antibiotic developer files for bankruptcy; California ban on nonmedical exemptions tied to increased vaccine coverage; Airplane sewage may contribute to the global spread of AMR.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Antibiotic developer files for bankruptcy; California ban on nonmedical exemptions tied to increased vaccine coverage; Airplane sewage may contribute to the global spread of AMR.

January 06, 2020
 
 
Antibiotic Use in the United States, 2017
Antibiotic Resistance

Antibiotic Use in the United States, 2017

January 06, 2020
 
 
Weekly Digest: Medically-important antimicrobials used excessively in Pakistani chickens; US sees rise in antimicrobial sales for use in food animals; Unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions common among children in LMICs.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Medically-important antimicrobials used excessively in Pakistani chickens; US sees rise in antimicrobial sales for use in food animals; Unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions common among children in LMICs.

December 22, 2019
 
 
Sales and Distribution of Medically-Important Antimicrobials in US Food Animals, 2009-2018
Antibiotic Resistance

Sales and Distribution of Medically-Important Antimicrobials in US Food Animals, 2009-2018

December 22, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Funding gaps slow global malaria progress; Over 140,000 people died from measles in 2018; European countries are failing to report WHO’s priority pathogens.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Funding gaps slow global malaria progress; Over 140,000 people died from measles in 2018; European countries are failing to report WHO’s priority pathogens.

December 12, 2019
 
 
Comparing the Drug Resistance Index across India, South Africa, UK, and US.

Comparing the Drug Resistance Index across India, South Africa, UK, and US.

December 12, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Global transmission of MRSA clone driven by travel and family contacts in the Indian subcontinent; Antibiotic resistance in foodborne bacteria is rising; Ebola treatments reduce mortality in DRC.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Global transmission of MRSA clone driven by travel and family contacts in the Indian subcontinent; Antibiotic resistance in foodborne bacteria is rising; Ebola treatments reduce mortality in DRC.

December 09, 2019
 
 
Antibiotic Resistance of Klebsiella pneumoniae in India

Antibiotic Resistance of Klebsiella pneumoniae in India

December 09, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Economic, regulatory & societal challenges impede antibiotic development; AMR poses threat to child health; Eighty percent of adolescents worldwide are not physically active.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Economic, regulatory & societal challenges impede antibiotic development; AMR poses threat to child health; Eighty percent of adolescents worldwide are not physically active.

December 02, 2019
 
 
Prevalence of Resistant E. Coli in Poultry Farms
Antibiotic Resistance

Prevalence of Resistant E. Coli in Poultry Farms

December 02, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Vaccines as a tool to slow the spread of AMR; New antibiotic approved for complicated UTIs; New York becomes first state to disclose the names of hospitals with C auris cases.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Vaccines as a tool to slow the spread of AMR; New antibiotic approved for complicated UTIs; New York becomes first state to disclose the names of hospitals with C auris cases.

November 25, 2019
 
 
Global Antimicrobial Consumption in Livestock

Global Antimicrobial Consumption in Livestock

November 25, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Over 2.8 million antibiotic resistant infections occur in the US every year; Congolese doctor recognized for key role in discovering Ebola; Resistant infections in England are rising.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Over 2.8 million antibiotic resistant infections occur in the US every year; Congolese doctor recognized for key role in discovering Ebola; Resistant infections in England are rising.

November 18, 2019
 
 
Antibiotic Use in India, 2000-2015

Antibiotic Use in India, 2000-2015

November 18, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Vaccine protects against TB progression; Most US restaurant chains receive failing grades for antibiotic use in beef; CDC notes reduction in various HAIs.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Vaccine protects against TB progression; Most US restaurant chains receive failing grades for antibiotic use in beef; CDC notes reduction in various HAIs.

November 11, 2019
 
 
Antibiotic Resistance of E. Coli in India, South Africa, UK, and US

Antibiotic Resistance of E. Coli in India, South Africa, UK, and US

November 11, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Multiple cases of colistin-resistant Klebsiella identified in Indian hospital; Wild poliovirus type 3 eradicated worldwide; New guideline recommends against using antibiotics for toothaches.

Weekly Digest: Multiple cases of colistin-resistant Klebsiella identified in Indian hospital; Wild poliovirus type 3 eradicated worldwide; New guideline recommends against using antibiotics for toothaches.

November 04, 2019
 
 
Diagnoses of Hospitalized Children on Antimicrobials in India
Antibiotic Resistance

Diagnoses of Hospitalized Children on Antimicrobials in India

November 04, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Antibiotics seized at UK airport were headed to poultry farm for unregulated use; Resistance to H. pylori drug doubles in 20 years; FDA approves flu drug for high-risk patients.
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Weekly Digest: Antibiotics seized at UK airport were headed to poultry farm for unregulated use; Resistance to H. pylori drug doubles in 20 years; FDA approves flu drug for high-risk patients.

October 28, 2019
 
 
Mortality Odds by Site of Bacterial Infection in India

Mortality Odds by Site of Bacterial Infection in India

October 28, 2019
 
 
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