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ESCAIDE 2019 opening speeches | Andrea Ammon & Mike Catchpole

Dr Andrea Ammon (European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control Director) and Prof. Mike Catchpole (ECDC Chief Scientist) open the first day of #ESCAIDE2019. Learn more about ESCAIDE: escaide.eu Visit ECDC website: ecdc.europa.eu #ESCAIDE2019

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How COVID-19 Can Spread in a Community

Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer Isaac Ghinai explains how COVID-19 can spread in a community using an example featured in an April 2020 CDC MMWR: https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6915e1.htm Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/video/socialmedia/316524_MMWRArticleAnimated-Low-res.wmv

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Physician says declining numbers of coronavirus cases can be “double-edged sword” | ABC News

“It is a double-edged sword to have a drop in volumes.” Dr. Erik Blutinger, an emergency medicine physician says “do not be fooled” by declining numbers of coronavirus cases, saying, the “virus can re-erupt suddenly…it can come back with a vengeance.” https://abcn.ws/3fA7jdZ SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic | World Health Organisation calls for stricter lockdown enforcements globally

The World Health Organization has made fresh calls to countries globally, to strictly enforce their lockdown restrictions in a bid to slow the spread of COVID-19. Confirmed coronavirus cases worldwide now stand at approximately 2.5 million. At least 160 -thousand people have died from the virus. Addressing a virtual media briefing in Geneva, Switzerland, WHO […]

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Keeping Europe healthy – ECDC and its work

To explain ECDC’s role and activities, the Centre has produced a new corporate video illustrating its areas of work and how ECDC supports protecting public health across Europe.

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COVID-19: Are You at Higher Risk for Severe Illness?

Older adults and people of any age who have serious underlying medical conditions may be at higher risk for severe complications from COVID-19. Learn more. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/video/socialmedia/316148_COVID19_HigherRiskSevereIllness_lowres.wmv

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LIVE: Coronavirus updates across the country

Sharing a mix of breaking news, top stories, popular culture and engaging discussions.

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Coronavirus outbreak: WHO says world must work hard to prepare for the next pandemic | FULL

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Wednesday that the world must work hard to prepare for the next pandemic while responding to the current COVID-19 crisis, adding that it’s an opportunity to build resilient health systems around the world which can withstand any potential future pandemics. Dr. Tedros said that […]

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Janez Lenarcic welcomed EU Corona Response Team against Covid-19 at ECDC in Brussels

Press conference at the ERCC ECHO by President Ursula von der Leyen, and Commissioners Janez Lenarcic, Stella Kyriakides, Ylva Johansson, Adina Valean, and Paolo Gentiloni on the EU’s response to COVID-19. https://www.eudebates.tv/debates/eu-policies/health-eu-policies/coronavirus-italy-on-high-alert-and-eu-tests-its-readiness-for-covid-19/ #eudebates #coronavirusitalla #Covid_19 #coronavirus #CoronavirusOutbreak #Corona #COVD19 #Health #EUCO #COVID European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control – ECDC ECDC was created in […]

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Environmental Public Health Tracking

Environmental Public Health Tracking is the ongoing collection, integration, analysis, interpretation, and dissemination of data from environmental hazard monitoring, and from human exposure and health effects surveillance. CDC provides funds to 26 state and local health departments to develop local tracking networks. These networks feed into the National Tracking Network which is a system of […]

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