Influenza TESSy Training of SEE countries 17-18 September 2015, Podgorica, Montenegro

SECID, at the Institute of Public Health, Tirana, Albania with the technical support of ECDC, Stockholm, Sweden has organized on 17 -18 September 2015, in Podgorica, Montenegro the Training on How To Report Influenza Data Through The European Surveillance System (TESSy). This activity has been organized in the framework of the project “Surveillance And Response To Avian And Pandemic Influenza”, with Grant Nr. 5U51IP000841-02 and it is funded by Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

The training aimed to build technical capacity of some SEE countries (namely Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro and Kosovo*) to upload national influenza data to TESSy. Participants were influenza epidemiologists and laboratory experts from above mentioned countries.