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Seasonal Influenza

Record Long Flu Season Stretches into Spring

Record Long Flu Season Stretches into Spring

While the arrival of spring has brought higher temperatures to much of the US, the number of flu cases remains elevated nationally. We discuss some of the factors that may have contributed to this year’s increased flu season duration.

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.

WHO Debuts Global Influenza Strategy

WHO Debuts Global Influenza Strategy

The latest in a long history of influenza planning, the WHO’s Global Influenza Strategy for 2019-2030 takes a more holistic and comprehensive approach to establishing global influenza preparedness and response capacity.