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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||The impact of globalization on infectious disease emergence and control : exploring the consequences and opportunities : workshop summary /|
|Publisher||National Academies Press,|
|Subjects||Communicable diseases--Prevention--Congresses. ; Communicable diseases--Prevention--Case studies--Congresses. ; Communicable Disease Control. ; Communicable Diseases--transmission. ; Disease Outbreaks--prevention & control. ; Disease Transmission, Infectious--prevention & control. ; Health Policy. ; International Cooperation. ; èUbertragbare Krankheit. ; Gesundheitsfèorderung. ; Globalisierung. ; Gesundheitspolitik. ; Internationale Kooperation. ; Epidemie. ; Communicable Disease Control--Congresses ; Communicable Diseases--transmission--Congresses ; Disease Outbreaks--prevention & control--Congresses ; Disease Transmission--prevention & control--Congresses ; Health Policy--Congresses ; International Cooperation--Congresses|
|Collation||xv, 227 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm|
Includes bibliographical references.
A world in motion: the global movement of people, products, pathogens, and power -- Examining the consequences: a changing landscape -- The global application of knowledge, tools, and technology: opportunities and obstacles -- Creating a framwork for progress. Report of a workshop by the Forum on Microbial Threats which explored the impact of increasingly integrated trade, economic development, human movement, and cultural exchange on patters of disease emergence; identified opportunities for countering the effects of globalization on infectious diseases; examined the scientific evidence supporting current and potential global strategies; and considered newly available response methods and tools available for use by private industry, public health agencies, regulatory agencies, policy makers, and academic researcher.