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Infographics: Global Health Security

Global Health Security Infographic – Print Version [2MB]
Protecting U.S. Exports and Jobs Through Health Security
America’s Economy in Jeopardy: The Threat from Global Outbreaks

 

Global Health Security

Stopping Outbreaks Globally to Protect Americans Locally

 

Tracking and Responding to Disease Threats 24/7

Illustration of pathogens

2,000+ OUTBREAKS

and other public health emergencies responded to since 2006

 

Illustration of microscope

11 New Pathogens

and strains of dangerous diseases discovered since 2006

 

Illustration of world encircled by dots

30-40 Threats

to public health monitored daily

 

Training Disease Detectives to Identify and Stop Outbreaks

Illustration of world map highlighting countries with trained boots-on-the-ground outbreak responders

12,000+

People trained in field disease detection and response since 1980

 

4,000+

Outbreaks investigated by trainees since 2005

 

70+

Countries with trained boots-on-the-ground outbreak responders

 

Deploying Prepared CDC Responders to Tackle Emergencies

Illustration of multiple public health professionals

 

500+

Trained CDC experts ready to respond to crises since 2015

 

500+

Mobilizations for global health emergencies since 2015

 

17,000+

Person-days of deployments for rapid responses since 2015
 

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Information as of August 2018

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