|Title||Major emerging vector-borne zoonotic diseases of public health importance in Canada|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2015|
|Authors||Kulkarni MA, Berrang-Ford L, Buck PA, Drebot MA, Lindsay LR, Ogden NH|
|Journal||Emerg Microbes Infect|
Lyme disease, West Nile virus (WNV), and other vector-borne diseases were identified as priority emerging non-enteric zoonoses in Canada in a prioritization exercise conducted by public health stakeholders in 2013. We review and present the state of knowledge on the public health importance of these high priority emerging vector-borne diseases in Canada.