NEW | A Short Review of Literature on the Effects of Climate Change on Mosquito-Borne Illnesses in Canada
Consequences of climate change include a change in the distribution, habitat and geographic range of mosquito vectors known to transmit disease, potentially putting Canadians at risk. This short review of the available literature informs public health practitioners and planners of the anticipated effects of climate change on select mosquito-borne disease in humans.
BACKGROUNDER on common concepts and measures of disease burden used in population and public health. It also reflects on emerging interpretations of disease burden and suggests questions that might be asked of those writing and speaking about burden of disease.
• Framing Burden: Towards a new framework for measuring burden of disease in Canada
This collaborative calendar lists upcoming events from across the National Collaborating Centres.
Glossary of Terms for Infectious Disease Modelling: A Proposal for Consistent Language
A glossary of terms with their definitions that can be used to conceptualize and parameterize models consistent with those applied in public health, epidemiology, and clinical settings related to infectious diseases.