CDC in Bolivia
CDC Zika Updates
On January 22, 2016, CDC activated its Emergency Operations Center (EOC) to respond to outbreaks of Zika occurring in the Americas and increased reports of birth defects and Guillain-Barré syndrome in areas affected by Zika. On February 1, 2016, the World Health Organization declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) because of clusters of microcephaly and other neurological disorders in some areas affected by Zika. On February 8, 2016, CDC elevated its EOC activation to a Level 1, the highest level.
CDC is working with international public health partners and with state and local health departments to
- Alert healthcare providers and the public about Zika.
- Post travel notices and other travel-related guidance.
- Provide state health laboratories with diagnostic tests.
- Detect and report cases, which will help prevent further spread.
- U.S. Department of State International Travel Information: Bolivia
- Health Information for Travelers to Bolivia
- Government Visa Travel
- US Embassy to Bolivia
- CIA Factbook: Bolivia
- Update: Dengue in Tropical and Subtropical Regions
- Registration of Traveler Emergency Contact and Itinerary Information
- Global School-based Student Health Survey (GSHS)
- Animal-Associated Hazards
- Ilheus Virus Infection in Human, Bolivia
- Human and Porcine Hepatitis E Viruses, Southeastern Bolivia
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