The number of publications about dengue fever has grown strongly since 1960 reflecting strong growth in the number of global cases.
The growth of slums in the developing world's rapidly expanding cities is creating new opportunities for infectious disease to flourish and spread.
Estimating the public health importance of the CYD-tetravalent dengue vaccine: Vaccine preventable disease incidence and numbers needed to vaccinateby Bradford D. Gessner, Annelies Wilder-Smith
Vaccine efficacy alone is inadequate to capture the public health importance of vaccines.
New Public Management (public sector reforms which draw on business ideology) are increasingly seen in African ministries of health. This talk concentrates on the effects of NPM reform on Ethiopian hospitals and how efforts to be 'more business-like' have many unintended consequences for hospitals and patients.
In this seminar Professor Kevin Marsh describes how knowledge of immunity to malaria in humans has developed over the past thirty years and what impact this has for future research.