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Outbreak Observatory at the NACCHO Preparedness Summit

Outbreak Observatory at the NACCHO Preparedness Summit

Outbreak Observatory made a strong showing at the 2019 NACCHO Preparedness Summit, presenting the findings from recent observations, highlighting the value of this kind of collaborative and operational research, and engaging with potential future partners.

Cost of Outbreak Response

Cost of Outbreak Response

Even small outbreaks can have substantial financial costs, far beyond the cost of health care for the patients, which can be a major burden to health departments.

US Influenza- Update

US Influenza- Update

Influenza incidence is on the rise across the country, and deaths among younger adults may signal that early predictions of a particularly severe flu season may have been accurate.