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Read more about the theme this week: “How do we prepare for and respond to outbreaks?”.
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This step lays out key readings for this week covering outbreak preparedness, detection and response.

LSHTM. 2019. Animation: Disease outbreak preparedness. Available from:

HealthMap. Global map of disease outbreaks. Available from:

WHO. Outbreaks: Behind the headlines. Available from:

WHO. An R&D blueprint for action to prevent epidemics: Plan of action.

WHO. Guidance for managing ethical issues in infectious disease outbreaks. Available from:

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Disease Outbreaks in Low and Middle Income Countries

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