Daily Archives: February 17, 2016

WHO Zika plan release highlights need for overhaul of first step in emergency response

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Following WHO recognition of Zika and observed increases of microcephaly as a PHEIC, $56 million strategy stresses need for surveillance, analysis, monitoring In the last week of January, a World Health Organization spokesman was asked why the agency charged with recognizing and coordinating responses to global public health emergencies had yet to convene a panel to explore the threat […]