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Brunei Darussalam
Ministry of Health Brunei Darussalam
Hong Kong, China
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Dept. of Health: Statistics and news bulletins
People's Republic of China
Ministry of Health (No link)
Republic of Indonesia Ministry of Health
Airlangga University School of Public Health: Lists faculty and research projects.
Infectious Disease Surveillance Center: National Institute of Infectious Diseases
Republic of Korea
Ministry of Health and Welfare. DISWeb, Communicable disease surveillance (mostly in Korean)
Ministry of Health Malaysia
Sarawak General Hospital
Republic of Philippines
Philippines Department of Health
De La Salle University Health Sciences Campus: Includes links to TB projects, research.
Health Action Information Network – the Philippines: A non–profit, non–government organization based in Quezon City, the Philippines. It is involved in health education and research and mainly works with community–based organizations involved in health and development.
Philippine Council for Health Research and Development: (PCHRD) Department of Science and Technology
Public Health Institute: Russian Ministry of Public Health and Medical Industry
Singapore Ministry of Health: Official home page of Singapore's Ministry of Health
Chinese Taipei
Taiwan Department of Health: link to Control of Communicable Diseases has information about dengue fever, tuberculosis, leprosy.
Thailand Ministry of Public Health

Australian Department of Health and Family Services: Links to various govt. agencies, including
National Center for Disease Control

New Zealand
The New Zealand Ministry of Health
Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guinea Department of Health


Pan American Health Organization: Country Health Profiles: Country health profiles of North, Central, & South America. Brief descriptions only, not focused on EID.
Health Canada Public Health Information: Government website that includes information on disease control, travel health, etc.
Instituto de la Salud Publica de Chile: public health institute, in Spanish.
Página Electrónica de la Secretaría de Salud: Secretary of Health, in Spanish.
United States
U.S. National Center for Infectious Diseases: Official U.S. government site with comprehensive listing of resources related to emerging infectious diseases.

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