5th annual meeting of the European Legionnaires’ Disease Surveillance Network (ELDSNet)

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15 Sep 2014 - 16 Sep 2014
Barcelona, Spain
ECDC

Objectives of the annual ELDSNet meeting were i.e. to present and discuss the epidemiology of Legionnaires’ disease in Europe in 2013

Objectives of the annual ELDSNet meeting:

  • To present and discuss the epidemiology of Legionnaires’ disease in Europe in 2013. 
  • To present and discuss laboratory aspects of Legionnaires’ disease surveillance in Europe.
  • To discuss and recommend ways how to systematically increase the numbers of clinical and environmental isolates available for typing.