Early results suggest an effective Ebola vaccine

Jul 31, 2015
The treatment provided total protection to people in close contact with patients.
Posted In: Ebola vaccine, Ebola, vaccine

Insuring governments against disease outbreaks

May 22, 2015
The idea is to help protect against the costs of pandemics.
Posted In: pandemic, Ebola, Ebola training

The essential role of surgery

Apr 27, 2015
A lack of adequate surgical care resulted in a nearly 17 million deaths in 2010.
Posted In: surgery, surgery cost, Ebola
A Doctors Without Borders health worker in protective clothing carries a child suspected of having Ebola in Paynesville, Liberia.

IMF creates global safety net for poorest countries

Feb 5, 2015
It's special ‘shock’ fund offers debt relief to help deal with crises like Ebola.
Posted In: Ebola, IMF, disease prevention

93-year-old doc is not afraid of Ebola

Dec 1, 2014
Lowell Gess and his wife spent 20 years in Sierra Leone. Now, he's headed back.
Posted In: Ebola, Ebola training
This is what you Facebook newsfeed might look like on your mobile device. Facebook is using the space as a fundraiser for Ebola support.

Facebook will solicit donations to fight Ebola

Nov 6, 2014
The money will go to three groups working to combat the outbreak in West Africa.
Posted In: Facebook, Ebola, fundraiser, newsfeed, adspace

Keeping track of Ebola

Nov 5, 2014
Reporter Colin Baker talks through the difficulties of collecting data on Ebola.
Posted In: Ebola, file sharing, CDC

The unexpected budget lines

Nov 3, 2014
Experts say the federal budget is likely to be punctuated with new, previously unexpected spending.
Posted In: Britain, Ebola, government spending

BARDA: The venture capital firm buried in the U.S. government

Oct 30, 2014
HHS is paying for expedited drug research on Ebola.
Posted In: Ebola, Ebola vaccine, BARDA
Demonstrators with the United African Congress (UAC) hold a rally for the 'Stop Ebola' movement in New York.

The Ebola fight's HR problem

Oct 27, 2014
How do groups recruit healthcare workers who are needed to contain the outbreak?
Posted In: Ebola, doctors, human resources, HR, west africa