Category: Infectious Diseases and Pandemics
What do you need to know about Zika virus?
Flu season typically reaches its peak between December and March.
Here are some common myths about Ebola and the truth behind the myths.
Find out important information you should know about Ebola.
Here is what clinicians should know about Ebola.
A recent outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) showcases the necessity of preparation. Find out how The Johns Hopkins Hospital is continuing its preparation efforts.
Whether you are spending your summer adventuring outside at home or vacationing out of town, it’s best to prepare for the outdoor environment and protect against mosquito bites.
This flu season was one of the worst in recent years.
On Feb. 6 and 7, the Johns Hopkins Biocontainment Unit (BCU) hosted the National Ebola Training and Education Center (NETEC) for a site visit and concurrently ran a “day in the life” drill, which exercised the daily operations capabilities of the BCU.
Recent outbreaks around the world of highly contagious infectious diseases have experts on high alert.
A biocontainment unit exercise showcased its capabilities and team to media, congressional staff members and state officials.
It’s that time of year. Are you ready for your flu vaccine?
As flu season continues, experts consider this season a milder, low-severity flu season compared with recent seasons, including the 2017–2018 season, which was believed to be one of the worst in years. However, we still remain vigilant at Johns Hopkins to protect our patients, staff and community.
The Johns Hopkins biocontainment unit (BCU) team celebrated a number of accomplishments during a one-month period between February and March.