Workshop on “Event Based Surveillance”, 20-21 June, 2018, Tirane, Albania

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"Event-Based Surveillance Workshop" was organized by Robert Koch Institute in collaboration with Institute of Public Health in Albania and South East European Center for Infectious Diseases, on 20-21 June 2018.

Event-based surveillance describes the organized and rapid capture of information about events that pose potential risk to public health and should be a part of a country’s early warning and response structures by complementing existing indicator-based surveillance functions.

CDC/Task Force Visit to Tirana, Albania and Skopje, Macedonia May 21-29, 2018

Meeting on IPH, 24 May 2018






In the framework of the PIVI Program (Partnership for Influenza Vaccine Introduction) a division from CDC/Task Force visited Tirana, Albania and Skopje, Macedonia from May 21-28, 2018.  

On May 21-24, 2018 took place the meeting on Institute of Public Health, Tirana, with representatives from SECID and Institute of Public Health.

The main objectives of the meeting were:

Study Visit on Influenza Surveillance in Lisbon, May 21 – 23th , 2018



From 21th to 23th of May 2018 a study visit on influenza surveillance took place in Lisbon, Portugal.    
This was an activity planned in the framework of the fifth year of the project “Surveillance and Response to Avian and Pandemic Influenza”, funded by Center of Disease Control Prevention (CDC).