This report analyzes high-level recommendations and data that emerged after recent public health events and provides an overview of country preparedness and global progress in developing national capacities for health emergency management.
Planning for a reemergent epidemic of smallpox requires surge capacity of space, resources, and personnel within health systems.
This report discusses the 2017 US Epidemiology Capacity Assessments four goals:
- Enumerate and describe the applied epidemiology workforce.
- Describe the skills of the applied epidemiology workforce.
- Describe the funding supporting the applied epidemiology workforce.
- Describe epidemiology capacity in targeted health departments .