Mass Gatherings

4 articles
Infectious Diseases and the World Cup
Jun 16, 2014 | Alexandra Thomsen

Over 600,000 people are expected to be traveling from around the world to attend the 2014 FIFA World Cup, which began on June 12 in Brazil and will...

Healthy Olympics 2012
Jul 3, 2012 | Katharina Schwan

After a historic 4-0 victory for Spain in the last match of the European soccer championship, the public eagerly awaits the start of the second great...

Measles Exposure at the Superbowl
Mar 5, 2012 | Jane Huston

HealthMap has been tracking news of a measles outbreak in Indiana following the state’s hosting of the Super Bowl on February 5. The latest case...

Mass Gatherings Series: From the Experts
Dec 5, 2011 | Anna Tomasulo

During our Infectious Disease and Mass Gatherings Series, The Disease Daily had the opportunity to speak with Dr. David Heymann and Dr. Bonnie Henry...