Outbreak Response Resources

Cholera outbreaks can spread rapidly, cause many deaths, and quickly become a serious public health issue. It is nearly impossible to prevent cholera from being introduced into an area, but the spread of disease can be prevented through early detection, timely confirmation of cases, and a coordinated and effective response effort.

Listed below are resources for outbreak responders.

General Outbreak Response

Laboratory Diagnostic Resources

Clinical Resources

Healthcare Provider Training Materials

Cholera Treatment Centers


CDC Community Health Worker (CHW) Training Materials

Health Promotion Materials

CDC Outbreak Investigation Summary Trip Reports