Global disease detectives in Kibera
- Atlanta, GA : Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 
- Additional Creators:
- Breiman, Robert F., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.). Office of the Associate Director for Communication, and Center for Global Health (U.S.). Division of Global Disease Detection and Emergency Response
- Restrictions on Access:
- Free-to-read Unrestricted online access
- Robert Brieman, M.D., of CDC's Global Disease Detection Program covers disease surveillance and prevention that is conducted in Africa's "largest continuous slum," Kibera. Explains the importance of the activities to health policy development for other populations given the possibilities of international disease transmission.
- Video files available in both streaming (5 min., 35 sec., SWF file, sd., col.) and downloadable (5 min., 35 sec., WMV and MP4 files, sd., col.) formats. Downloadable WMV files available in small, medium, and high resolutions; downloadable MP4 file available in medium resolution., Closed-captioned; open-captioned version available as downloadable MP4 file only., Title from title screen., "Source: Center for Global Health"--Video home page., "Produced by: Office of Associate Director for Communication in collaboration with: Center for Global Health, Global Disease Detection and Emerging Response Division.", "Release date: 10/05/2010"--Video home page., and Accompanied by transcript in PDF format.
- Technical Details:
- System requirements: Adobe Flash Player for streaming files; multimedia software player such as Windows Media Player or RealPlayer for downloadable files. and Mode of access: Internet via the CDC-TV web site. Address as of 1/6/2011: http://www.cdc.gov/CDCTV/GDD%5FInKibera/index.html; current access available via PURL.
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