Annual Influenza meeting of veterinary and public health specialist, Croatia- July 2017



In the framework of the fourth project of "Surveillance and response to avian and pandemic influenza", funded by the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in Croatia took place Sari and Vet- Ph meeting.

This meeting was organized in July and there were representatives from Institute of Public Health Croatia and veterinary specialist.

Supervision of Sentinel Sites, Serbia, March- August 2017






In the framework of the fourth year of Project "Surveillance and Response to Avian and Pandemic Influenza by National Health Authorities of Countries of South East Europe" in Serbia was conducted supervision of sentinel sites since March 2017 until August 2017. During this period were supervised IPH, sentinel Public Health Centers in districts and one sentinel hospital.


Macedonia - sentinel ILI/ARI/SARI site visits

From 05 May to 14 June 2017 sentinel site visits were conducted on 14 ILI/ARI sentinel sites and 4 sentinel SARI sites in Macedonia. Site visits were organized by the Institute of Public Health (IPH). Each site was visited by a team of two experts involved in the sentinel surveillance (one person from epidemiology department and one person from virology laboratory).