Accession Number : ADA514693


Title :   DoD Global Emerging Infections System Annual Report, Fiscal Year 2001


Corporate Author : GLOBAL EMERGING INFECTIONS SURVEILLANCE AND RESPONSE SYSTEM SILVER SPRING MD


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a514693.pdf


Report Date : Jan 2001


Pagination or Media Count : 50


Abstract : DoD-GEIS activities, which are performed under a mandate to DoD contained in the Presidential Decision Directive on Emerging Infections (NTSC-7), occur in three primary settings: the Military Health System; the DoD overseas medical research units in Peru (NMRCD), Egypt (NAMRU-3), Kenya (USAMRU-K), Thailand (AFRIMS), and Indonesia (NAMRU-2); and various training, leadership and capacity building partnerships with regional military commands and other governmental and international agencies.


Descriptors :   *PUBLIC HEALTH , *MILITARY MEDICINE , *INFECTIOUS DISEASES , MALARIA , MEDICAL SERVICES , PERU , INFLUENZA , RESPIRATORY DISEASES , THAILAND , INDONESIA , KENYA , KOREA , HANTAAN VIRUS , EGYPT , TRAINING


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE