Society for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene -
Purpose includes the prevention and control of tropical diseases through
research and education.
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
- Australia's national agency for health and welfare statistics and
Baltic Health : Home - The Task Force on Communicable Disease Control
in the Baltic Sea Region was established by Heads of Government and the
President of the European Commission at the Baltic Sea States Summit in
Kolding, Denmark, in April 2000.
CDC Public Health Emergency Preparedness & Response Site - Information
on terrorism and public health. Provided by the Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention (CDC).
Centers for Disease Control - The Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention (CDC) is recognized as the lead federal agency for protecting
the health and safety of people - at home and abroad, providing credible
information to enhance health decisions, and promoting health through
Health and Population Research - Diarrhoeal
disease control, maternal and child health, nutrition, and population
Diseases Network Australia - introduction - For many years the
Network carried out these and other functions under the name of the
Communicable Diseases Network Australia and New Zealand (CDNANZ).
Disease Prevention and Control - Summaries of articles and news
reports on prevention and control of communicable diseases.
Emerging Infectious Diseases of the Indian Pacific Rim (EIDIOR) - This
website will now bring you regular updates on disease events in the IOR
region (see Disease Event Monitor).
Infection Control Online - An information center
on infection control and disease prevention related content and consulting
Joint Expert Technical Advisory Committee on Antibiotic Resistance (JETACAR)
- The development and implementation of a national antibiotic resistance
management program requires commitment across the agricultural and human
health sectors at all levels of Government.
Mosquito Buzz - News briefs about mosquito-borne
disease trends around the world, mosquito control and prevention
techniques, and mosquito facts.
National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health- The National
Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health is a world-class research
establishment with a broad approach to health issues. (Australia)
National Center for Infectious Diseases
- NCID conducts surveillance, epidemic investigations, epidemiological &
laboratory research, training, and public education programs to develop,
evaluate, & promote prevention and control strategies for infectious
diseases - division of Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC).
PanAmerican Health Organization (Central and South America)
- The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is an international public
health agency with 100 years of experience working to improve health and
living standards of the people of the Americas.
Project ICARE (Intensive Care Antimicrobial Resistance
Epidemiology) - Project ICARE is a joint effort
by the Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University (RSPH) and the
Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion at Centers for Disease Control
and Prevention (CDC) to study antimicrobial resistance in the healthcare
Rabnet - World Health Organization Division for Emerging and other
Communicable Diseases Surveillance and Control Zoonotic Disease Unit.
Stop TB Initiative -
The World has the Tools and the
Resources to Determine the Future of the TB Epidemic.
Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, SMI - Welcome to the
home page of the Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control (SMI).
UK PHLS Surveillance of Communicable Disease
- PHLS Media Services are the only part of the former PHLS to retain the
PHLS name. Other parts have moved into NHS Trusts or into the new Health
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory - VIDRL is now
located in Parkville, as part of the North Western Health Care Network.
Considerable expertise in the laboratory science of infectious diseases
and public health are concentrated in this laboratory complex, together
with specialist facilities and valuable reference collections of clinical
material, reagents and epidemiological records.
WHO Antimicrobial Resistance InfoBank
- The WHO Antimicrobial Resistance Info Bank
is an interactive resource open to all to access and contribute to the
global understanding of antimicrobial resistance as a public health
WHO Communicable Disease Surveillance and Response (CSR)
- Every country should be able to detect, verify rapidly and respond
appropriately to epidemic-prone and emerging disease threats when they
arise to minimize their impact on the health and economy of the world's
WHO Disease outbreak report -
Division of Control of Tropical Diseases -
Promotes, advocates and coordinates tropical disease control to improve
the health status of individual communities and populations.
Genetics Programme - World Health Organization program which develops
genetic approaches to the control of the most common hereditary diseases
and those with a genetic predisposition.