Journal of
Public Health and Epidemiology

  • Abbreviation: J. Public Health Epidemiol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2316
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPHE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 569

Full Length Research Paper

Preparing for the COVID-19 pandemic response in a country emerging from an Ebola Epidemic: Assessment of health workers’ knowledge, attitudes and practices on coronavirus (COVID-19) in Guinea

Ibrahima Camara
  • Ibrahima Camara
  • Centre de Recherche et de Formation en Infectiologie de Guinée (CERFIG), Université Gamal Abdel Nasser de Conakry, Guinea.
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Abdoulaye Touré
  • Abdoulaye Touré
  • Centre de Recherche et de Formation en Infectiologie de Guinée (CERFIG), Université Gamal Abdel Nasser de Conakry, Guinea.
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Alioune Camara
  • Alioune Camara
  • Chaire de Santé Publique, Département de Pharmacie, Université Gamal Abdel Nasser de Conakry, Guinea.
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Frederic Le Marcis
  • Frederic Le Marcis
  • Centre de Recherche et de Formation en Infectiologie de Guinée (CERFIG), Université Gamal Abdel Nasser de Conakry, Guinea.
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Salifou Talassone Bangoura
  • Salifou Talassone Bangoura
  • Centre de Recherche et de Formation en Infectiologie de Guinée (CERFIG), Université Gamal Abdel Nasser de Conakry, Guinea.
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Cécé Kpamou
  • Cécé Kpamou
  • Centre de Recherche et de Formation en Infectiologie de Guinée (CERFIG), Université Gamal Abdel Nasser de Conakry, Guinea.
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Mamadou Saliou Sow
  • Mamadou Saliou Sow
  • Centre de Recherche et de Formation en Infectiologie de Guinée (CERFIG), Université Gamal Abdel Nasser de Conakry, Guinea.
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Alpha Kabinet Keita
  • Alpha Kabinet Keita
  • Centre de Recherche et de Formation en Infectiologie de Guinée (CERFIG), Université Gamal Abdel Nasser de Conakry, Guinea.
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  •  Received: 15 September 2020
  •  Accepted: 11 November 2020
  •  Published: 30 November 2020

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