Other External Ebola Resources

6/16/17 How Ebola Spreads - This infographic from the Master of Public Health online program at USC explains the 2014 Ebola outbreak, common symptoms, how it was spread, and how to prevent a similar outbreak.

4//25/17 National Academies of Science (2017). Integrating Clinical Research into Epidemic Response: The Ebola Experience

4/15 Meaney-Delman D, Koonin L, Jamieson D. US hospital preparedness for obstetrics patients with possible Ebola. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. April 2014 . 212 (4): 417-419.

2/12/15 AWHONN Practice Brief Ebola: Caring for Pregnant and Postpartum Women and Newborns in the United States: AWHONN Practice Brief Number 3

1/14/15 Ebola in pregnancy: risk and clinical outcomes. A Kitching, A Walsh, D Morgan. Emerging Infections and Zoonoses Department, Centre for Infectious Disease Surveillance and Control, Public Health England, London, UK. published online January 14, 2015. published in print February 2015. 122(3):287.

1/11/14 Obstetrics in the time of Ebola: challenges and dilemmas in providing lifesaving care during a deadly epidemic Black, Bo. BJOG 2015; DOI: 10.1111/1471-0528.13232. 

Ebola in Pregnancy

10/30/14 Ebola in Pregnancy: Information for healthcare workers, Public Health England

AHA, AMA, and ANA Joint Statement released 10/17/14 Joint statement from the American Hospital Association, the American Medical Association and the American Nurses Association 

Open Letter to All U.S. Healthcare Professionals published 10/3/14 Open Letter to All U.S. Healthcare Professionals from Dr. Nicole Lurie, the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, regarding the current Ebola situation"

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Ebola Webinars and National Calls for Healthcare Professionals and Healthcare settings

10/20/14"Hospital Preparedness Call: Preparing Your Healthcare System for Ebola," Hospital executives, emergency management directors and safety officers across the United States participated in this call, with leaders from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, to discuss preparing healthcare systems to protect health and safety should an Ebola patient present at their facility .

10/16/14 "National Call: Preparing America’s Nurses to Safely Care for a Patient with Ebola," The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services hosted a national call on preparing America’s nurses to safely care for a patient with Ebola The call included nurses across the United States and leaders from ASPR, CDC, and the Health Resources and Services Administration.


Immunization Program


American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
409 12th Street SW, Washington, DC  20024-2188 | Mailing Address: PO Box 70620, Washington, DC 20024-9998