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News

The sleeping giant: the danger of neglecting latent tuberculosis infection

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Reaching the SDG targets on Health by 2030: ECDC Session at European Health Forum Gastein 2018

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Conclusions of the eighteenth IHR Emergency Committee do not change the ECDC risk assessment for Europe concerning polio

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Epidemiological update: West Nile fever in Europe - Number of infections so far exceeds the total number in the previous five years

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Rapid progress in public health implementation of whole-genome sequencing across the EU/EEA

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Press release: 4% annual decrease too slow to end TB by 2030 – call for Europe’s commitment to increase investment to end TB

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Antimicrobial resistance in zoonotic bacteria still high in humans, animals and food, say ECDC and EFSA

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Low uptake of seasonal influenza vaccination in Europe may jeopardise capacity to protect people in next pandemic

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Salmonella cases no longer falling in the EU

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1 in 2 people living with HIV in Europe is diagnosed late: ECDC and WHO urge improvement in testing practices

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Publication

Programmatic management of latent tuberculosis infection in the European Union

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Eighth external quality assessment scheme for Salmonella typing

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Review of reviews and guidelines on target groups, diagnosis, treatment and programmatic issues for implementation of latent tuberculosis management

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Monthly measles and rubella monitoring report, October 2018

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Giardiasis (lambliasis) - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016

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Event

European Scientific Conference on Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology 2018

21 Nov 2018 - 23 Nov 2018
Saint Julian's, Malta

Event

World Hepatitis Day 2018

28 Jul 2018

Event

The first Heads of EU Agencies network meeting under ECDC Chairmanship

10 Oct 2018
Brussels

Event

Assessment of Kosovo’s* capacities in the area of communicable disease surveillance, prevention and control

22 Oct 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
Kosovo*

Event

Joint Meeting of the National Focal Points for Preparedness and Response and for Threat Detection, EWRS and IHR

26 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
Stockholm, Sweden