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Ebola cases spike as nervous communities stop cooperating with health care workers

Anne Rimoin, associate professor of epidemiology at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and director of the UCLA-DRC Health Research and Training Program, was quoted by The Hill in an article about the current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. 

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018
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An outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus is on the rise in a regional trading hub in Congo as terrified residents, including those who have been infected, avoid health care workers.

Public health officials have watched with mounting concern in the last week as the number of cases of Ebola in the heavily populated North Kivu and Ituri Provinces have grown, more than two months after the outbreak was identified.

Read more in The Hill