Ebola Outbreak 2014: Information Resources

US-H&HSA website from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services with information on the 2014 Ebola outbreak.

United Nations Consolidated Response Plan in Support of the Ebola Outbreak in Liberia

un1In light of escalating Ebola Virus Disease crisis in Liberia, this Consolidated Plan builds on the original Joint UN Support Plan launched by the UN system in Liberia on the 14th of August in Liberia.

United Nations Consolidated Response Plan in Support of the Ebola Outbreak in Liberia

 

 

KFF/JAMA – The 2014 Ebola Outbreak

KFF-infographicFrom Visualizing Health Policy (Kaiser Family Foundation) and The Journal of the American Medical Association, an infographic giving a summary of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

CDC – Q&As on Transmission

QA-transmissionFrom the CDC, questions and answers about the transmission of Ebola.

CDC – Q&A- Estimating Future Number of Ebola Cases

QAs-Future-Number-CasesQuestions and answers about estimating the future number of Ebola cases in Liberia and Sierra Leone.

Crisis Emergency Risk Communication

Crisis and Emergency Risk Communication (CERC)

Lancet Editorial – Ebola: The Missing Link

lancetThis editorial that appeared in the Lancet Sept. 18, 2014 points out that trust is the “missing link” that could help stem the Ebola epidemic.