NEW: Newsletter: “Updates from the Field…Strengthening Public Health Systems and Workforce Capacity Globally” (Summer...

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The summer issue is now available from the CDC Center for Global Health, Division of Public Health Systems and Workforce Development. This issue includes...

Update 28th November 2013 – Questions and Answers MERS coronavirus (CoV)

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What is MERS CoV?MERS CoV is a particular strain of coronavirus which is thought to cause Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), a respiratory disease...

Can we ever mend a broken heart?

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Each year, there are 20 million broken hearts across the world. Our hearts can fail because they are getting old; because of the stresses...

South Sudan facing major food and nutrition crisis

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FAO today warned of a major food security and nutrition crisis in South Sudan, where some 3.7 million people are now facing acute...

NEW: CDC Analysis Supports Declaration of Famine and Humanitarian Disaster in Somali

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The Food Security and Nutrition Analysis Unit in Somalia (FSNAU)* announced on July 20th that a famine exists in two areas of southern Somalia...

NEW: Fact Sheet: CDC in China

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Since the 1980s, the Chinese government and the U.S. CDC have collaborated on public health priorities that affect China, the U.S., and the global...

3rd OIE Global Conference on Veterinary Education and the role of Veterinary Statutory Bodies

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Foz de Iguazu (Brazil), 6 December 2013 - The third OIE Global Conference on Veterinary Education and the role of Veterinary Statutory Bodies (VSBs)...

Genetic chip will help salmon farmers breed better fish

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Atlantic salmon production could be boosted by a new technology that will help select the best fish for breeding thanks to research funded by...

New tools and farmer training could revolutionize pesticide management in West Africa

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Field schools that train farmers in alternative methods of pest control have succeeded in nearly eliminating the use of toxic pesticides by a...

NEW: CDC in Kenya website

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CDC has launched a new website to highlight its many public health activities and partnerships in Kenya. CDC Global Health: What's New Resource : cdc.gov