This site provides access to several databases that trace global occurrence of cancer. CANCERMondial is a project of the International Agency for Research on Cancer.
Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy
CIDRAP is based at University of Minnesota and provides news, statistics and reports on infectious disease topics including Ebola, Avian Influenza and Measles.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CDC′s Mission is to collaborate to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health – through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats.
Ebola: Mapping the Outbreak
A BBC News special report site featuring current stories (including video) and mapping of the current outbreak.
Going Viral: The Mother of All Pandemics
Podcast by medical historians Mark Honigsbaum and Hannah Mawdsley, a doctoral student at Queen Mary University in London. In each episode Honigsbaum and Mawdsley discuss a different aspect of the 1918 influenza pandemic and its enduring impact.
Mapping of current global disease outbreaks and public health issues. HealthMap.org was founded at Boston Children's Hospital and draws from open access sources.
Médecins sans Frontières: Ebola
An overview of the Ebola outbreak and MSF activities.
NPR: Stories About Infectious Disease
View transcripts or listen to stories from National Public Radio.
President's Malaria Initiative
A collaborative project of U.S. AID, the CDC and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. PMI's site features country profiles and reports.
Tropical Disease Motion Pictures
A collection of streaming video from the U.S. National Library of Medicine featuring archival documentary films.
World Health Organization: Infectious Diseases
Fact sheets, statistics and publications of the WHO.