Joint WHO/Europe–ECDC Annual European Influenza Surveillance Meeting, 14–16 June 2016, Budapest, Hungary

The WHO Regional Office for Europe (WHO/Europe) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) have jointly organised the annual influenza surveillance meeting.

This 5th Annual Meeting brought together epidemiologists and virologists – the national influenza surveillance focal points – from the 53 Member States of the WHO European Region; thus this event was attended by focal points from South-Eastern European Health Network (SEEHN) as well. In addition, in the meeting have participated also representatives from international institutions.

Bulgaria, Annual Influenza between MOH and Veterinary Authority, 21.04.2016

Bulgaria, Annual Influenza MOH and Veterinary Authority, 21.04.2016

On the 21.04.2016 in Kraevo was held the annual meeting of experts of the  influenza preparedness on the framework of the project “Surveillance And Response To Avian And Pandemic Influenza”, funded by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In the meeting participated representatives from Bulgarian Food Safety Agency (BFSA), National Center of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (NCIPD), Ministry of Health, Bulgarian Society for Innovative Medicine NGO. The following topics and presentations were discussed:

One Year Milestone Quality Assurance Mentoring Program Meeting and Biosafety Course, May 9-13, 2016

One year milestone Quality Assurance Mentoring Program Meeting and Biosafety Course, May 9-13, 2016

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) in collaboration with the Southeast European Center for Surveillance and Control of Infectious Diseases (SECID) has organized a One year milestone Quality Assurance (QA) Mentoring Program Meeting and Biosafety Course for Southeast European influenza laboratories. The meeting and course was held on May 9-13, 2016 in Zagreb, Croatia.

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