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What lessons have been learned from outbreaks?

Over the years, many lessons have been learned from outbreak responses. Watch Dale Fisher discuss these lessons more.

In this step, Dale Fisher (National University of Singapore) gives an overview of the lessons that have been learned through the last 20 years of outbreak response. Three key events that led to significant improvements in our capacity to prepare for and respond to outbreaks will be highlighted with examples from the different components of an outbreak response.

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Disease Outbreaks in Low and Middle Income Countries

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