A challenge of a medical logistician to the Cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Presentation
- By: KOBAYASHI, Eiko (Japanese Red Cross Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan)
- Co-author(s): Kodaka, Masanobu (Japanese Red Cross Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan)
Makishima, Toshiharu (Japanese Red Cross Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan)
For emergency response to the outbreak of cholera in Zimbabwe in December 2008, Zimbabwe Red Cross Society launched an emergency appeal for support through the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC). In order to respond the appeal, Japanese Red Cross Society (JRCS) deployed Basic Health Care Emergency Response Unit.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.