Episode Sources

Episode 6 – What the Heck is a PHEIC?

International Health Regulations (IHR)
https://www.who.int/topics/international_health_regulations/en/

International Health Regulations and Emergency Committees
https://www.who.int/features/qa/emergency-committees/en/

INTERNATIONAL HEALTH REGULATIONS (2005)
https://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/246107/9789241580496-eng.pdf;jsessionid=C5EDEF8C682867AAAD646C82BEFBEB43?sequence=1

Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: time to sound a global alert?
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(19)30243-0/fulltext

DR Congo Ebola outbreak not given PHEIC designation
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(19)30893-1/fulltext

INTERNATIONAL HEALTH REGULATIONS (2005)
https://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/246107/9789241580496-eng.pdf;jsessionid=C5EDEF8C682867AAAD646C82BEFBEB43?sequence=1

Episode 5 – What’s in a Name?

World Health Organization Best Practices for the Naming of New Human Infectious Diseases
https://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/163636/WHO_HSE_FOS_15.1_eng.pdf?sequence=1

History of the National Hansen’s Disease (Leprosy) Program
https://www.hrsa.gov/hansens-disease/history.html

Naming diseases: First do no harm
https://science.sciencemag.org/content/348/6235/643/tab-pdf

Episode 4 – Rusty Nails and Lockjaw

PinkBook Chapter 21: Tetanus
https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/pinkbook/tetanus.html

Prevention of Pertussis, Tetanus, and Diphtheria with Vaccines in the United States: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/rr/rr6702a1.htm?s_cid=rr6702a1_e

Notes from the Field: Tetanus in an Unvaccinated Child — Oregon, 2017
https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/68/wr/mm6809a3.htm

The nightmarish tale of what happened to a child who wasn’t vaccinated

https://www.statnews.com/2019/03/07/nightmarish-tale-tetanus-unvaccinated-child/

WHO Tetanus Fact Sheet
https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/tetanus

Episode 3 – John Snow, He Knew Something!

On the Mode of Communication of Cholera 1st Ed
by John Snow, M.D.
https://collections.nlm.nih.gov/ext/cholera/PDF/0050707.pdf

On the Mode of Communication of Cholera 2nd Ed
by John Snow, M.D. 
London: John Churchill, New Burlington Street, England, 1855
http://www.med.mcgill.ca/epidemiology/hanley/c609/material/SnowCholera/On_the_mode_of_communication_of_cholera.pdf

WHO Cholera Fact Sheet
https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/cholera

John Snow: The Lancet Obituary| Volume 381, Issue 9874, P1269-1270, APRIL 13, 2013
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(13)60830-2/fulltext

The Lancet| Volume 356, Issue 9223, P64-68, JULY 01, 2000
Map-making and myth-making in Broad Street: the London cholera epidemic, 1854
Prof Howard Brody, MD
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(00)02442-9/fulltext

Episode 2 – Zombie Deer!

Media Articles on CWD
https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2019/02/18/zombie-deer-disease-cwd-how-avoid-getting-it-cdc/2903849002/

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/deer-meat-zombie-chronic-wasting-disease-us-canada-elk-moose-die-a8784816.html

https://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/430438-experts-warn-of-deadly-disease-infecting-deer-across-us

Does the Agent of Scrapie Replicate without Nucleic Acid ?
TIKVAH ALPER,W. A. CRAMP, D. A. HAIG & M. C. CLARKE 
Naturevolume 214, pages 764–766 (1967) 
https://www.nature.com/articles/214764a0

Nature of the Scrapie Agent: Self -replication and Scrapie
J.S. GRIFFITH
 Nature volume 215, pages 1043–1044 (1967)

CDC CWD Website 
(Map of Chronic Wasting Disease Among Free-Ranging Cervids by County) https://www.cdc.gov/prions/cwd/occurrence.html

Colorado Parks & Wildlife: CWDhttps://cpw.state.co.us/learn/Pages/ResearchCWD.aspx

Frist evidence of intracranial and peroral transmission of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) into Cynomolgus macaques: a work in progress
Dr. Stefanie Czub, DVM, PhD
https://www.cste2.org/Webinars/files/CWD_Slides_FINAL.pdf

Travel History, Hunting, and Venison Consumption Related to Prion Disease Exposure, 2006-2007 FoodNet Population Survey
Joseph Y.Abrams MPH, Ryan A.Maddox MPH, Alexis R.Harvey MPH, Lawrence B. Schonberger MD, Ermias D.Belay MD
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0002822311002781

Grass plants bind, retain, uptake and transport infectious prions
Sandra Pritzkow, Rodrigo Morales, Fabio Moda, Uffaf Khan, Glenn C. Telling, Edward Hoover, and Claudio Soto
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4449294/

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Episode 1 – Measles

For more information check out these amazing resources:

The US CDC: https://www.cdc.gov/measles/index.html

The World Health Organization (WHO): https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/measles