Briefing Released - Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)

On October 22, 2015, Michael Osterholm, Director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research & Policy (CIDRAP) at the University of Minnesota, discussed Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV), with an emphasis on current trends and factors that make us vulnerable to future outbreaks. The webinar concluded with a discussion of lessons learned from recent experiences with MERS outbreaks and measures that can be taken to be better prepared to address this health issue. You can read a summary of the web forum here.