INFOGRAPHIC: Managing the next public health outbreak

Ebola virus disease is a stark reminder that an outbreak anywhere can be a risk everywhere. This is both the harsh reality and the shining truth, but more than just managing this outbreak, we must learn from it and vow to prevent the next one by overcoming social, scientific and economic barriers that inhibit effective public health preparedness and response.

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Editorial: Call for a roadmap to manage the Ebola (or the next public health) outbreak

Dr. Gerald Parker, vice president for public health preparedness and response, offers a roadmap for managing the next Ebola, or any global public health threat, whether naturally occurring or a deliberate attack.

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Operation Lone Star 2014

Students from Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry joined the ranks of military and medical personnel to serve thousands in this full-scale emergency response exercise.

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Medical students participate in inaugural Aggies Invent

Medical students recently participated in the inaugural Aggies Invent, which promotes innovation and an entrepreneurial mindset among engineering and medical students at Texas A&M University.

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Ory to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Regents and Distinguished Professor Marcia Ory, Ph.D., M.P.H, has been selected to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Aging and Public Health Section of the American Public Health Association (APHA).

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