EpiCore

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EpiCore RFIs: Ebola-Like Illness in Tanzania
Sep 17, 2019 | Lauren Goodwin

On September 12, 2019, HealthMap was alerted to a press release from the World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa that announced that...

EpiCore RFIs: Cholera in Mandera, Kenya
Aug 21, 2019 | Lauren Goodwin

On August 14, 2019, the HealthMap system was alerted to a potential cholera outbreak in Mandera, Kenya. When the media report was published, 6 people...

EpiCore RFIs: Suspected African Swine Fever in the Philippines
Aug 21, 2019 | Lauren Goodwin

On August 19, 2019, the HealthMap system was alerted to unusual pig mortality in the Philippines that was due to suspected African Swine Fever. While...

EpiCore RFIs: Tuberculosis in a German School District
Aug 7, 2019 | Lauren Goodwin

The HealthMap system received a media report on August 2, 2019 that announced a tuberculosis outbreak in a German school district.  At the time of...

EpiCore RFIs: Acute Respiratory Illness in Fairfax County, Virginia
Jul 29, 2019 | Lauren Goodwin

An article came into the HealthMap system reporting that 52 residents of an assisted living community in Fairfax County, VA exhibited symptoms of...

EpiCore RFIs: Gastrointestinal Illness in Philippines
Jul 20, 2019 | Lauren Goodwin

The HealthMap System was alerted to a media report of a food poisoning outbreak on a Imus City university campus. Forty-one students were...

EpiCore RFIs: Anthrax in Kisumu, Kenya
Jul 19, 2019 | Lauren Goodwin

  The HealthMap system was alerted to a media report for suspected anthrax infections in Kisumu, Kenya. Two people were hospitalized after presenting...

EpiCore RFIs: Cholera in Ethiopia
Jul 5, 2019 | Lauren Goodwin

The HealthMap system was alerted to a media report of Cholera cases in Ethiopia. The Ethiopian Public Health Institute confirmed 525 cases and 16...

EpiCore RFIs: Measles Among Batek Tribe, Malaysia
Jun 20, 2019 | Emily Cohn

  An article came into the HealthMap system reporting that there had been 14 deaths of unknown origin among an isolated indigenous group in Kelantan...

EpiCore RFIs: Dengue Fever in São Joaquim da Barra, Brazil
Jan 28, 2019 | Natalia Ciesielska

  At this time of year, it is dengue season in Brazil, and the city of São Joaquim da Barra recently experienced a child death due to dengue fever....

EpiCore RFIs: Hantavirus in Epuyén, Argentina
Dec 18, 2018 | Natalia Ciesielska

  Argentina recently observed a unique occurrence of successive Hantavirus cases in Epuyén, all of which were related in time and place. Most recent...