Dedicated to saving lives, icddr,b is an international health research organisation located in Bangladesh. Through translation of research into treatment, training and policy advocacy icddr,b addresses some of the most critical health concerns facing the world today.
14 January 2015
Working together to thwart infectious disease
Bangladesh must contend with old foes such as cholera, as well as emerging infections such as Japanese encephalitis virus and avian influenza. Dr Emily Gurley describes how an innovative partnership between icddr,b and the Government of Bangladesh is meeting these challenges, by monitoring infectious disease and tackling disease outbreaks.