A collection of articles and other resources on epidemic outbreaks, including management guidelines and commentary.


April 27, 2018
8:00 am – 12:45 pm ET
View the recorded video.

Presented by the New England Journal of Medicine and the Massachusetts Medical Society, the live-streamed event brought together a group of renowned researchers, clinicians, public health officials, and others with first-hand experience dealing with epidemics, to explore the complex challenges of global health emergencies, as well as potential solutions.

In this year’s Shattuck Lecture, Bill Gates highlighted the important role of innovation in mitigating the impact of future epidemics. Learn how advances in vaccine development and the sequencing of pathogens, along with other steps in global health preparedness, can accelerate prevention and control of pandemic diseases.

Web event recording now available: If you missed the event, you can access the video.

Additional Articles on Epidemic Outbreaks