Posts Tagged ‘National Academy of Medicine’

Understanding the Economics of Microbial Threats—A Workshop

Organized by Forum on Microbial Threats at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine June 12 – 13, 2018 Keck Center Washington, DC MORE INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION (This event will be webcast) The Forum on Microbial Threats will host a 1.5-day workshop to examine the interaction of economic activity and microbial threats, featuring a range of perspectives…

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Global Health Risk Framework: The Neglected Dimension of Global Security: A Framework to Counter Infectious Disease Crises

Cross-posted from the National Academy of Medicine ARCHIVED VIDEO — Report Release Event, January 13, 2016 The Ebola crisis in West Africa was both a tragedy and a wakeup call, revealing dangerous deficiencies across global systems to prevent, prepare, and respond to infectious disease crises. To address these shortcomings and inform a more effective response in…

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