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The role of health systems in outbreak preparedness and response

Functioning health systems are vital for outbreak control. Watch Ebere Okereke explain this concept more.

In this step Ebere Okereke (Public Health England) outlines why a functioning health system is vital to effective outbreak preparedness and response. Outbreaks and health systems are explored with reference to: the International Health Regulations; health systems strengthening; and global health security. Particular health systems challenges in low and middle-income countries and opportunities to address them are highlighted.

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Disease Outbreaks in Low and Middle Income Countries

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