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Weekly Digest: Broad antibiotic restrictions in food animals decrease resistance; Masks & respirators equally effective at preventing flu; Resistance rates correlate with country income status.

Weekly Digest: Broad antibiotic restrictions in food animals decrease resistance; Masks & respirators equally effective at preventing flu; Resistance rates correlate with country income status.

September 16, 2019
 
 
Mortality Odds Among Patients with Gram-negative Infections
Antibiotic Resistance

Mortality Odds Among Patients with Gram-negative Infections

September 16, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Maternal quinolone use linked to increased quinolone resistance in children; TB screening for UK immigrants decreases TB incidence; Reducing antibiotic manufacturing emissions.

Weekly Digest: Maternal quinolone use linked to increased quinolone resistance in children; TB screening for UK immigrants decreases TB incidence; Reducing antibiotic manufacturing emissions.

September 09, 2019
 
 
Estimated Years of Life Gained from Sin Taxes over 50 Years
Health and Development

Estimated Years of Life Gained from Sin Taxes over 50 Years

September 09, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Antibiotic use associated with colorectal cancer risk; New antibiotic approved for community-acquired pneumonia; Resistant Salmonella outbreak tied to beef and soft cheese.

Weekly Digest: Antibiotic use associated with colorectal cancer risk; New antibiotic approved for community-acquired pneumonia; Resistant Salmonella outbreak tied to beef and soft cheese.

August 30, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: FDA approves new drug for resistant TB; Antibiotic spraying ineffective at preventing citrus greening; Antibiotic resistance genes found in gene-edited cows.

Weekly Digest: FDA approves new drug for resistant TB; Antibiotic spraying ineffective at preventing citrus greening; Antibiotic resistance genes found in gene-edited cows.

August 26, 2019
 
 
Trends in Staphylococcus aureus-Associated Septicemias in the US, 2010-2014
Antibiotic Resistance

Trends in Staphylococcus aureus-Associated Septicemias in the US, 2010-2014

August 26, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Resistant Klebsiella and E. coli widespread across Southeast Asia; Global measles cases have tripled since last year; Antibiotic use increases odds of rheumatoid arthritis.

Weekly Digest: Resistant Klebsiella and E. coli widespread across Southeast Asia; Global measles cases have tripled since last year; Antibiotic use increases odds of rheumatoid arthritis.

August 15, 2019
 
 
Mortality Odds Among Patients with Resistant Bacterial Infections
Antibiotic Resistance

Mortality Odds Among Patients with Resistant Bacterial Infections

August 15, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Sin taxes linked to health & economic gains worldwide; Reservoirs of drug resistance found in London; Promising HIV vaccine to be tested in thousands.

Weekly Digest: Sin taxes linked to health & economic gains worldwide; Reservoirs of drug resistance found in London; Promising HIV vaccine to be tested in thousands.

August 12, 2019
 
 
Causes of Deadly Multidrug-Resistant Infections in India
Antibiotic Resistance

Causes of Deadly Multidrug-Resistant Infections in India

August 12, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: The role of  climate change in the spread of C. auris; Experts urge the development of universal flu vaccine; Drug-resistant malaria spreads through southeast Asia.

Weekly Digest: The role of climate change in the spread of C. auris; Experts urge the development of universal flu vaccine; Drug-resistant malaria spreads through southeast Asia.

August 05, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: India bans last-resort antibiotic in food animals; CRP testing reduces antibiotic use in COPD patients; Disinfectants fail to prevent C. diff transmission.

Weekly Digest: India bans last-resort antibiotic in food animals; CRP testing reduces antibiotic use in COPD patients; Disinfectants fail to prevent C. diff transmission.

July 29, 2019
 
 
Data for Action, Not Complacency, is Needed to Stop Dangerous Pathogens
Antibiotic Resistance

Data for Action, Not Complacency, is Needed to Stop Dangerous Pathogens

July 22, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: The growing burden of drug-resistant UTIs; UK pilots new antibiotic payment model; One in 10 children failed to receive lifesaving vaccines last year.

Weekly Digest: The growing burden of drug-resistant UTIs; UK pilots new antibiotic payment model; One in 10 children failed to receive lifesaving vaccines last year.

July 22, 2019
 
 
Overcoming Access Barriers to Antibiotics
Antibiotic Resistance

Overcoming Access Barriers to Antibiotics

July 15, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Experts warn that citrus spraying may fuel the spread of AMR; Trends of latent MDR-TB across the globe; Health leaders release guidelines to address vaccine misinformation.

Weekly Digest: Experts warn that citrus spraying may fuel the spread of AMR; Trends of latent MDR-TB across the globe; Health leaders release guidelines to address vaccine misinformation.

July 11, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Viruses account for majority of child pneumonia cases in LMICs; GARDP calls for five new treatments by 2025 to combat AMR; HPV vaccine reduces associated disease.

Weekly Digest: Viruses account for majority of child pneumonia cases in LMICs; GARDP calls for five new treatments by 2025 to combat AMR; HPV vaccine reduces associated disease.

July 08, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Americans are aware of AMR, but fail to use antibiotics properly; Urban wildlife linked to spread of AMR in Nairobi; Study finds high levels of global trust in science.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: Americans are aware of AMR, but fail to use antibiotics properly; Urban wildlife linked to spread of AMR in Nairobi; Study finds high levels of global trust in science.

July 01, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Measles vaccination tied to health & schooling benefits among children in LMICs; Global variation in use of WHO AWaRe antibiotics; First colistin-resistant strain of Salmonella seen in US patient.

Weekly Digest: Measles vaccination tied to health & schooling benefits among children in LMICs; Global variation in use of WHO AWaRe antibiotics; First colistin-resistant strain of Salmonella seen in US patient.

June 20, 2019
 
 
Anthropometric, Cognitive, and Schooling Benefits of Measles Vaccination in LMICs

Anthropometric, Cognitive, and Schooling Benefits of Measles Vaccination in LMICs

June 20, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Hib vaccine linked with better health & cognition in Indian children; Mass antibiotic distribution reduces child mortality in Africa; M&E framework for Global Action Plan on AMR.

Weekly Digest: Hib vaccine linked with better health & cognition in Indian children; Mass antibiotic distribution reduces child mortality in Africa; M&E framework for Global Action Plan on AMR.

June 17, 2019
 
 
Hib Vaccination and Anthropometric, Cognitive, and Schooling Outcomes Among Indian Children

Hib Vaccination and Anthropometric, Cognitive, and Schooling Outcomes Among Indian Children

June 12, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Call for global strategy to incentivize antibiotic development; Childhood nutrition associated with reproductive outcomes in India; Outcomes of CRE infections in LMICs.

Weekly Digest: Call for global strategy to incentivize antibiotic development; Childhood nutrition associated with reproductive outcomes in India; Outcomes of CRE infections in LMICs.

June 07, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: The role of international travel in the spread of AMR; Using rapid diagnostics to reduce antibiotic resistance; New vaccine storage method could save lives.

Weekly Digest: The role of international travel in the spread of AMR; Using rapid diagnostics to reduce antibiotic resistance; New vaccine storage method could save lives.

May 31, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: The role of the ‘antibiotic footprint’ in reducing antibiotic use; Candida auris in India; EPA expands use of antibiotics for agriculture.

Weekly Digest: The role of the ‘antibiotic footprint’ in reducing antibiotic use; Candida auris in India; EPA expands use of antibiotics for agriculture.

May 24, 2019
 
 
'Antibiotic Footprint' as a Communication Tool to Aid Reduction of Antibiotic Consumption

'Antibiotic Footprint' as a Communication Tool to Aid Reduction of Antibiotic Consumption

May 23, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Worldwide measles resurgence and international travel pose risk to US; Global burden of pediatric asthma incidence attributable to NO2 pollution; Under-5 mortality in India.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Worldwide measles resurgence and international travel pose risk to US; Global burden of pediatric asthma incidence attributable to NO2 pollution; Under-5 mortality in India.

May 20, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: UN report urges countries to invest in AMR; Push for US government to finalize antibiotic stewardship policy; FDA approves first dengue vaccine.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: UN report urges countries to invest in AMR; Push for US government to finalize antibiotic stewardship policy; FDA approves first dengue vaccine.

May 13, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: AMR threatens human, animal, and planetary health; Mass drug administration controls scabies and impetigo; Long-term antibiotic exposure increases CVD risk in older women.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: AMR threatens human, animal, and planetary health; Mass drug administration controls scabies and impetigo; Long-term antibiotic exposure increases CVD risk in older women.

May 05, 2019
 
 
Tracking Global Trends in the Effectiveness of Antibiotic Therapy Using the Drug Resistance Index
Antibiotic Resistance

Tracking Global Trends in the Effectiveness of Antibiotic Therapy Using the Drug Resistance Index

May 03, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: CDDEP researchers note the threat of Candida auris; Surveillance of MDROs in Michigan hospitals; Financial barriers to gender-neutral HPV vaccination in Africa.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: CDDEP researchers note the threat of Candida auris; Surveillance of MDROs in Michigan hospitals; Financial barriers to gender-neutral HPV vaccination in Africa.

April 28, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Superbug segment on 60 Minutes highlights the threat of antibiotic resistance; CDDEP researchers track global trends in antibiotic effectiveness using the Drug Resistance Index.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: Superbug segment on 60 Minutes highlights the threat of antibiotic resistance; CDDEP researchers track global trends in antibiotic effectiveness using the Drug Resistance Index.

April 23, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: CDDEP researchers identify key access barriers to antibiotics; Increased tax on tobacco, alcohol, and sugary drinks estimated to save lives; HPV vaccine decreases prevalence of cervical disease.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: CDDEP researchers identify key access barriers to antibiotics; Increased tax on tobacco, alcohol, and sugary drinks estimated to save lives; HPV vaccine decreases prevalence of cervical disease.

April 15, 2019
 
 
Access Barriers to Antibiotics

Access Barriers to Antibiotics

April 11, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Mistrust and misinformation amid Ebola outbreak in DRC; Only FDA-approved drug for severe malaria discontinued; Increased prevalence of E. coli in China.
Malaria

Weekly Digest: Mistrust and misinformation amid Ebola outbreak in DRC; Only FDA-approved drug for severe malaria discontinued; Increased prevalence of E. coli in China.

April 08, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: US data show overall drop in antibiotic prescribing; TB in US at all-time low; CDC eases Zika travel restriction for pregnant women.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: US data show overall drop in antibiotic prescribing; TB in US at all-time low; CDC eases Zika travel restriction for pregnant women.

April 01, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Trends in MRSA infections in the US; Sinks in patient rooms harbor AMR gene; Rare plague case in Colorado.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Trends in MRSA infections in the US; Sinks in patient rooms harbor AMR gene; Rare plague case in Colorado.

March 22, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Subsidies for infection control can reduce infection rates; Thai government reports high antibiotic consumption among humans and animals; WHO launches new global flu strategy.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Subsidies for infection control can reduce infection rates; Thai government reports high antibiotic consumption among humans and animals; WHO launches new global flu strategy.

March 18, 2019
 
 
Subsidies for Infection Control Help Reduce Infection Levels at Healthcare Facilities

Subsidies for Infection Control Help Reduce Infection Levels at Healthcare Facilities

March 18, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Uganda releases AMR National Action Plan; AMR role elevated at WHO; Over 200 confirmed measles cases in the US in 2019.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Uganda releases AMR National Action Plan; AMR role elevated at WHO; Over 200 confirmed measles cases in the US in 2019.

March 12, 2019
 
 
Uganda releases AMR National Action Plan
Blog

Uganda releases AMR National Action Plan

March 12, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Supplemental nutrition during the first three years of life increases schooling attainment; Waning immunity likely cause of rise in US mumps cases; Fluconazole not tied to stillbirths and neonatal deaths.
Disease Control Priorities

Weekly Digest: Supplemental nutrition during the first three years of life increases schooling attainment; Waning immunity likely cause of rise in US mumps cases; Fluconazole not tied to stillbirths and neonatal deaths.

March 04, 2019
 
 
Impact of a National Early Childhood Development Program on Schooling Attainment
Health and Development

Impact of a National Early Childhood Development Program on Schooling Attainment

February 25, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: OIE reports global reduction in antibiotic use for growth promotion in food animals; US CDC announces interim flu vaccine estimates; Expanding Ebola treatment trials in DRC.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: OIE reports global reduction in antibiotic use for growth promotion in food animals; US CDC announces interim flu vaccine estimates; Expanding Ebola treatment trials in DRC.

February 22, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Investing in effective antibiotics critical to preventing deaths during pandemic influenza outbreaks; Preclinical results for Mayaro virus vaccine; Scaling up hepatitis C elimination efforts.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Investing in effective antibiotics critical to preventing deaths during pandemic influenza outbreaks; Preclinical results for Mayaro virus vaccine; Scaling up hepatitis C elimination efforts.

February 15, 2019
 
 
Investing in Antibiotics to Alleviate Future Catastrophic Outcomes: What is the Value of Having an Effective Antibiotic to Mitigate Pandemic Influenza?

Investing in Antibiotics to Alleviate Future Catastrophic Outcomes: What is the Value of Having an Effective Antibiotic to Mitigate Pandemic Influenza?

February 12, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: New data added to CDDEP’s ResistanceMap; Flu vaccine 90 percent effective among Hong Kong children; Resurgence of vaccine-preventable diseases in Venezuela.

Weekly Digest: New data added to CDDEP’s ResistanceMap; Flu vaccine 90 percent effective among Hong Kong children; Resurgence of vaccine-preventable diseases in Venezuela.

February 08, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: WHO highlights AMR and vaccine hesitancy among ten health threats for 2019; Infant mortality increasing in Venezuela; Impact of HIV prevention among transgender sex-workers in Peru.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: WHO highlights AMR and vaccine hesitancy among ten health threats for 2019; Infant mortality increasing in Venezuela; Impact of HIV prevention among transgender sex-workers in Peru.

February 01, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: New therapy prevents malaria recurrence; Measles in Washington, New Jersey, New York City, and Madagascar; Outcomes of infants born to women with H1N1 infections.
Malaria

Weekly Digest: New therapy prevents malaria recurrence; Measles in Washington, New Jersey, New York City, and Madagascar; Outcomes of infants born to women with H1N1 infections.

January 26, 2019
 
 
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