Biosurveillance capability requirements for the global health security agenda: lessons from the 2009 H1N1 pandemic.


The biosurveillance capabilities needed to rapidly detect and characterize emerging biological threats are an essential part of the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA). The analyses of the global public health system's functioning during the 2009 H1N1 pandemic suggest that while capacities such as those identified in the GHSA are essential building blocks… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/bsp.2014.0030