In the case of the 2014 Ebola outbreak in Western Africa which claimed over 11,000 lives, the virus propagated faster than reliable data. Local journalists faced an unprecedented epidemic and a shortage of credible information.
Journal articlesDENGUE URBAN ENVIRONMENT DISEASE VECTORS EPIDEMIOLOGY ENTOMOLOGY CLIMATE SENSITIVE DISEASES
Ecological, biological and social dimensions of dengue vector breeding in five urban settings of Latin America : a multi-country study
According to this and similar studies in Asia, dedicated, targeted vector management can make a difference in terms of reducing dengue vector abundance.Published dateThursday, January 2, 2014 - 05:00
Journal articlesPUBLIC HEALTH Ecohealth SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE NORTH-SOUTH RELATIONS
As the diagnostic arm of public health, epidemiology is caught in the crossfire of oppositional social values and demands.Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2008 - 05:00
International Seminar "The Challenges of Sustainable Agro-industry : Sharing Ecosystem Perspectives on Floriculture", November 30th, 2008, Yucatán, rooms III & IV, Fiesta Americana Hotel; notes of the seminar
Ecohealth needs to become a concept applied and recognized at regional, national, and international scales.Published dateTuesday, January 2, 2007 - 05:00