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Travel Alert - Mexico...

The U.S. Department of State has issued this latest warning for people traveling in the country of Mexico.  This information is available to GeoBlue plan members from the GeoBlue website daily… 258 more words

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Travel Alert - Bahrain...

Drum Cussac has issued this latest warning for U.S. Military Personnel traveling in the country of Bahrain.  This information is available to GeoBlue plan members from the GeoBlue website daily… 325 more words

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DMPHP Special Issue on Ebola


Accurate knowledge regarding Ebola is critical and pertinent for practicing physicians and clinicians given the current risk of hazardous global outbreak and epidemic. Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness… 375 more words

Emergency Medicine

Public Health on the Frontlines of an Outbreak: SPHTM responds to Ebola

From parsing out the genetic components of Ebola to participating in the overarching global and policy response, it’s no surprise that Tulane faculty and alumni are part of the response to the outbreak of Ebola virus in West Africa. 736 more words

Tulane School Of Public Health And Tropical Medicine

The impact, ethics and cost-effectiveness of global health experiences: A review of the literature

Introduction

Global health experiences (GHEs), or international health volunteering, known by a variety of names, is defined as a period of time wherein an individual (usually from the developed world) volunteers his or her time to help improve healthcare delivery (usually in the developing world). 3,118 more words

Awareness

Public mistake The Walking Dead for the media’s Ebola coverage

Seventeen million Americans tuned into the fifth season of AMC’s post-apocalyptic horror show, on the deluded assumption that it was a public information film created by Fox News. 230 more words

Satire