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Update on the polio situation in the EU/EEA and the world

Mar, 08/16/2022 - 15:00
Globally, as of 9 August, 19 cases of polio due to wild poliovirus type 1 (WPV1) and 223 cases due to circulating vaccine derived poliovirus (cVDPV) have been reported this year. In 2022, the cVDPV cases have been reported in 15 countries, with 93% of the cases attributed to cVDPV type 2 (cVDPV2).
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

Langya henipavirus under ECDC monitoring

Vin, 08/12/2022 - 15:00
According to a group of Chinese scientists, the detection of a previously unknown, phylogenetically distinct henipavirus, named Langya henipavirus (LayV), was reported in China.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

World Hepatitis Day 2022

Joi, 07/28/2022 - 15:00
World Hepatitis Day is marked on 28 July each year to increase the awareness and understanding of viral hepatitis.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

ECDC to participate in a pilot project for the European Health Data Space: towards new opportunities for health research in Europe

Joi, 07/21/2022 - 15:00
The European Commission recently announced its decision to choose a consortium led by the French Health Data Hub to set up a pilot project for the European Health Data Space (EHDS). This project will aim to feed the legislative discussions around the draft regulation proposed by the European Commission on May 3rd on the European Health Data Space.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

ECDC releases publications on COVID-19 vaccination strategies and joint ECDC-WHO report on considerations for respiratory diseases as guidance for the second half of the year

Lun, 07/18/2022 - 15:00
Following the joint statement from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) on 11 July 2022, ECDC has released Preliminary public health considerations for COVID-19 vaccination strategies in the second half of 2022. ECDC, in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Europe, has also published Operational considerations for respiratory virus surveillance in Europe.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

15 July update: Monophasic Salmonella Typhimurium outbreak linked to chocolate products

Vin, 07/15/2022 - 15:00
As of 15 July 2022, 401 confirmed (n=399) and probable (n=2) cases of monophasic S. Typhimurium have been identified in the EU/EEA and the United Kingdom.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

ECDC Director statement on the Commission proposal for a new legislation on blood, tissues, and cells

Joi, 07/14/2022 - 15:00
The ECDC Director has issued a statement in light of the Commission’s proposal for a new legislation on blood, tissues, and cells.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

ECDC and EMA update recommendations on additional booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Lun, 07/11/2022 - 15:00
The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) are recommending that second booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines be considered for people between 60 and 79 years old and people with medical conditions putting them at high risk of severe disease.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

Updated joint statement from ECDC and EMA on additional booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Lun, 07/11/2022 - 15:00
The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) have updated public health recommendations on the use of additional booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines this summer and in the upcoming autumn and winter seasons.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

ECDC releases first update to its Rapid Risk Assessment on the monkeypox outbreak

Vin, 07/08/2022 - 15:00
The European Centre of Disease Prevention and Control has today released the Rapid Risk Assessment Monkeypox multi-country outbreak - first update. Since early May 2022 and as of 7 July, cases of monkeypox have been reported in twenty-six European Union/European Economic Area (EU/EEA) countries.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

ECDC: On Air - podcast on European epidemiology. Episode 22 out now!

Mie, 07/06/2022 - 15:00
A peek behind the scenes at the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control - the EU agency that aims to identify, assess and communicate current and emerging threats to human health posed by infectious diseases in Europe.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

ECDC and WHO produce risk communication and community engagement advice, toolkit for public health authorities and event organisers

Mar, 07/05/2022 - 15:00
ECDC and WHO have worked together to publish a series of examples of risk communication and community engagement (RCCE) strategies for public health authorities in the context of the ongoing monkeypox outbreak, building on previous RCCE advice.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

Weekly COVID-19 country overview

Joi, 06/30/2022 - 15:00
This weekly report provides an overview of the epidemiological situation of the COVID-19 pandemic and COVID-19 vaccine rollout by country. 
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

ECDC launches e-learning course on how to address online vaccination misinformation

Mie, 06/29/2022 - 15:00
A new e-learning course aimed at understanding and addressing online vaccination misinformation is now available in the ECDC Virtual Academy. It was designed to support public health practitioners and risk communicators in fighting the spread of vaccination misinformation on social media and other digital platforms.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

ECDC publishes contact tracing guidance for the current monkeypox outbreak

Mar, 06/28/2022 - 15:00
Cases of monkeypox have been continuously reported across the European region since the initial reports on 16 May. Due to this ongoing transmission, and following guidance published for event organisers and people at risk, the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) has today published Considerations for contact tracing during the monkeypox outbreak in Europe, 2022.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

Joint ECDC-WHO Europe COVID-19 surveillance bulletin

Joi, 06/23/2022 - 15:00
A regional and country-level overview of data reported to TESSy by countries in the WHO European Region, including the Western Balkans.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

Invitation to host the ESCAIDE conference for 2023 or 2027

Lun, 06/20/2022 - 15:00
Dr Andrea Ammon (Director, ECDC) has invited all the EU Member States to state their interest in hosting the ESCAIDE conference in 2023 or 2027.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

Joint ECDC-WHO/Europe monkeypox surveillance bulletin

Vin, 06/17/2022 - 15:00
This report provides an overview of the total number of cases of monkeypox reported to ECDC and the WHO Regional Office for Europe through IHR/EWRS mechanisms .
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

Rapid Assessment and Survey Methods module

Vin, 06/17/2022 - 15:00
From 6–10 June, ECDC hosted a training module on rapid risk assessment, surveillance, and survey methods for MediPIET fellows in Stockholm.
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

Epidemiological update: Monkeypox multi-country outbreak

Mie, 06/15/2022 - 15:00
Since the start of the outbreak: A total of 1 160 cases have been confirmed in the EU/EEA and 1 884 cases have been confirmed worldwide (including the EU/EEA).
Categorii: C.D.C. (Europe)

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