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The mission of Boston University's Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Policy & Research (CEID, pronounced like "seed") is to improve societal resilience against the threat of emerging and epidemic infectious diseases worldwide through research, capacity strengthening, training, and advocacy.
Bird Flu Is Making Headlines but Doesn’t Threaten a Pandemic…Yet | BU Today
CEID Interim Director David Hamer contributes to a BU Today interview about Avian Influenza. See more here. Read more
Climate change is increasing the risk of infectious diseases worldwide
CEID Faculty Dr. Syra Madad says, “Outbreaks of emerging and reemerging infectious disease threats are only accelerating." See more here. Read more
Opinion: The clock is ticking. When will Congress fund updated Covid-19 treatments? | CNN
Per CEID Faculty Dr. Syra Madad, "The US government desperately needs to continue to invest in more Covid therapeutics to Read more