‘Active Community Participation’ Key To Developing Disease Outbreak Interventions

Center for Strategic & International Studies’ “Smart Global Health”: Discussing Community-Level Challenges in the Ebola Response
Cathryn Streifel, a program manager and research associate for the CSIS Global Health Policy Center, discusses the recent the Ebola Innovation Summit in San Francisco, at which she participated in a social mobilization challenge break-out group. “…Active community participation is a key ingredient to developing tools and interventions that will more effectively impact the response and outcome of future outbreaks” (5/13).