Influenza

Workshop on Ili Surveillance and the role of the epidemiologists, Banja Luka, Republic of Srpska, BiH, 02 April 2015

Workshop on Ili Surveillance and the role of the epidemiologists, Banja Luka, Republic of Srpska, BiH, 02 April 2015

On 02nd of April 2015 at the Public Health Institute of the Republic of Srpska, in Banja Luka, BiH, was organized the workshop on influenza surveillance – past, present, future. (click here to download the report)

 

 

Training of districts epidemiologists on data base management, Tirana, Albania 27 March 2015

Training of districts epidemiologists on data base management, Tirana, Albania  27 March 2015

A training with epidemiologists of Sentinel Centres is organized at the Institute of Public Health of Albania on 27 March 2015. It aimed to present the Influenza Web platform and how to manage the data of the web based Influenza Information System. 30 participants (epidemiologists, virologists) from IPH, the Infectious Hospital of Tirana, Tirana Lung Disease Hospital and from regional health centers of the country attended the workshop. 3 lecturers presented presentations related to the Influenza Surveillance and web based flu platform.

ILI/SARI workshop in Tirana, Albania, 22 December 2014

ILI/SARI workshop in Tirana, Albania, 22 December 2014

On 22nd December in Tirana, at the Institute of Public Health took place ILI/SARI Workshop on Influenza Surveillance. 

25 participants (epidemiologists, virologists) from IPH, the Infectious Hospital of Tirana, the Tirana Lung Disease Hospital and from regional health centers of the country have attended the workshop.

Introduction to Laboratory Quality Management and the Laboratory Quality Stepwise Implementation (LQSI) tool for National Influenza Centres training course.

Introduction to Laboratory Quality Management and the Laboratory Quality Stepwise Implementation (LQSI) tool for National Influenza Centres training course. Tirana, 17-21 November 2014.

A 5-day training course on Introduction to Laboratory Quality Management and the Laboratory Quality Stepwise Implementation (LQSI) tool for National Influenza Centres took place in Tirana, Albania from 17th to 21st November 2014. 

Extremely low risk to general public related to outbreaks of avian influenza A(H5N8) in poultry holdings in Europe

According to the new ECDC risk assessment, the recent outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N8) in poultry holdings in Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom present extremely low risk to the general public. To date, no human infections with this virus have ever been reported worldwide.

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