Lessons from the Ebola Outbreak Action Items for Emerging Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response
Jacobsen, K., Aguirre, A., Bailey, C., et al. (2016). Lessons from the Ebola Outbreak: Action Items for Emerging Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response. (Abstract only.) EcoHealth. 13(1):200-212.
The authors identify lessons learned from the Ebola outbreak and list research and policy priorities to prepare for future emerging infectious disease outbreaks. They focus on environmental conditions related to early warning systems, host characteristics related to public health, and agent issues to be addressed through laboratory science.