Field Trips in Districts on surveillance system of infectious diseases


During February-March 2017 epidemiologists’ teams of SECID and Institute of Public Health (IPH) of Albania conducted field trips in Districts: Fier, Kukes, Lezha, Rreshen, Shkodra, Tirana and Vlora. Epidemiologists of IPH organized  meetings with  the epidemiologists in Public Health Directories, as well as in Health Centers and Hospitals. These activities were supported by Skoll Global Threats Fund (SGTF).

The aim of these field trips was:

-to revise the surveillance system of infectious diseases and reporting forms

-to control the registers and individual forms as well as laboratory registers

-to point out the gaps and issues to be improved