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Zika Virus in the Americas: Is It Time to Revisit Mosquito Elimination?

Abstract

Recent outbreaks of mosquito-borne diseases in the Americas indicate the need for the reinstatement of mosquito elimination efforts in the region. These efforts need to have buy-in from all governmental agencies within the region using a multidisciplinary effort with appropriate financial support.

Speaker / Author: 
Jennifer Ann Marie Calder, MPH, DVM, PhD, City of Stamford Department of Health, Columbia University
Month Year: 
September 2017
Volume#: 
80.2
Page #: 
26-27
Publication Month: 
September 2017