Journal of Infectious Diseases & Preventive Medicine

Journal of Infectious Diseases & Preventive Medicine
Open Access

ISSN: 2329-8731


Sharanya Joshi

University Research Co, LLC (URC), Chevy Chase, MD, USA

  • Research Article   
    Key Strategies to Address Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases: A Systematic Analysis
    Author(s): Hala Jassim Al Mossawi, Neeraj Kak*, Colleen Longacre and Sharanya Joshi

    Background: Given their unpredictable nature, their direct impact on human health, as well as their broader environmental, economic, and societal impacts, emerging and reemerging infectious diseases (EIDs) require ongoing and sustained attention, funding, and response from the global community. The purpose of this paper is to understand the institutional capacities necessary to effectively respond to EIDs and highlight key strategies and potential points of intervention. Methods: We undertook a systematic analysis of the existing literature to understand what an effective preparedness and response framework for EIDs would look like. Using the Lancet Infectious Disease Journal and PubMed, we selected all relevant results that described possible epidemic preparedness interventions or EID prevention and control strategies. We in.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2329-8731.20.08.194.

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