Resources found: 308

Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical

A Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical (SBMT) foi fundada em 1962,com o objetivo de reunir profissionais de saúde e pesquisadores interessados no estudo das doenças tropicais. Organiza congress...
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Resource added in: 04/07/2011
Available languages: Portuguese
Communicable Disease Control

Día Mundial de la Salud: 7 de abril de 2011 / World Health Day: 7 April 2011 / Journée mondiale de la Santé: 7 avril 2011

Página de la Organización Mundial de la Salud - OMS sobre el Día Mundial de la Salud, celebrado en el día 7 de abril, que trae datos y documentos diversos relacionados al tema elegido para la cele...
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Resource added in: 05/04/2011
Available languages: English, Spanish, French
Drug Resistance, Microbial, Drug Resistance, Global Health

Student voices 2: assessing proposals for global health governance reform

The document provides evidence-based assessments of 13 reforms to address the way that global health efforts are coordinated, financed and prioritized. Nineteen students taking courses offered by the ...
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Resource added in: 01/04/2011
Available languages: English
Global Health, Health Law, Financial Management

Guía: rol de centros de información en la respuesta a emergencias y desastres

Publicación que orienta sobre el papel de los centros de información en los procesos de atención y recuperación. Incluye una caracterización de los modelos y mecanismos de coordinación en la ate...
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Resource added in: 30/03/2011
Available languages: Spanish
Information Centers, Information Management, International Assistance in Disaster, Disaster Emergencies, Disaster Management, Information Dissemination, Disaster Planning, Civil Defense

Organización Mundial de la Salud

La OMS es la responsable de desempeñar una función de liderazgo en los asuntos sanitarios mundiales, configurar la agenda de las investigaciones en salud, establecer normas, articular opciones de po...
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Resource added in: 16/03/2011
Available languages: Spanish
World Health Organization, Global Health, Health Surveillance, Public Health Policy, Public Health, Universal Access to Health Care Services, Public Health Administration, Health Care (Public Health), Health Facilities, Community Health Services, Disease, Epidemiology, Disease Outbreaks, Health Classifications

Método para controle da malária

Método que usa fungos patogênicos pode ser alternativa para prevenir a proliferação da malária. A proposta dos pesquisadores da Universidade Wageningen, na Holanda, é usar esporos causadores da ...
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Resource added in: 24/02/2011
Available languages: Portuguese
Public Health, Plasmodium malariae, Malaria, Culicidae, Fungi, Larva, Pest Control, Biological, Communicable Disease Control, Mosquito Control

Capitalizing on the demographic transition: tackling noncommunicable diseases in South Asia

It provides information to encourage countries to develop, adopt, and implement effective and timely country and regional responses that reduce both population-level risk factors and the noncommunicab...
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Resource added in: 15/02/2011
Available languages: English
Communicable Disease Control, 51920, 16160

Social science research in the neglected tropical diseases

It is a thematic series composed by four articles with information on neglected tropical diseases. It attempts to identify whether there are increased roles for the social sciences in the activities f...
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Resource added in: 07/02/2011
Available languages: English
Social Sciences, Communicable Diseases, Communicable Disease Control, Tropical Medicine

Medical countermeasures dispensing: emergency use authorization and the postal model: workshop summary

Report which provides an overview of current threats, recent progress made in the public health system for distributing and dispensing countermeasures, and remaining vulnerabilities. Summary from the ...
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Resource added in: 03/11/2010
Available languages: English
Disaster Emergencies, Disaster Management, Disease Outbreaks, Disaster Planning

Cholera unveiled

It presents epidemiological data of cholera and information on how to minimize the number of cases. Publication from 2003; with maps and graphs.
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Resource added in: 28/10/2010
Available languages: English
Cholera/epidemiology, Cholera/prevention & control, Communicable Disease Control