How Does Global Health Security Save Lives?
In less than 36 hours, an outbreak that begins in a remote village can reach major cities on six continents. Global health security can help contain outbreaks before they become widespread pandemics.
Today, CDC announces the release of a special supplement of the Emerging Infectious Diseases (EID) journal containing more than 30 must-read articles on global health security. These articles offer critical insight from subject matter experts in CDC’s Division of Global Health Protection and other CDC programs, as well as from global partners engaged in health security activities.