ICEID 2012 - International Conference on Emerging Infectious DiseasesArchived
Which infectious diseases are emerging - Who are they affecting - Why are they emerging - What can be done to control them
The conference brought together public health professionals to encourage the exchange of scientific and public health information on global emerging infectious disease issues.
The program included plenary and panel sessions with invited speakers as well as oral and poster presentations on emerging infections.
Major topics included were current work on surveillance, epidemiology, research, communication and training, bioterrorism, and preventions and control of emerging infectious diseases, both in the United States and abroad.
7th Food- and Waterborne Diseases and Zoonoses Network (FWD-Net) meeting
15 Oct 2015 to 16 Oct 2015 - Emerging diseases and outbreak investigations, whole genome sequencing-based surveillance and public health risks related to animal and food imports to the EU/EEA were some of the topics under discussion during the Food- and Waterborne Diseases and Zoonoses Network meeting.
Exchange of views on the Ebola crisis, European Parliament Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
5 Nov 2014 to 5 Nov 2014 - ECDC Director Marc Sprenger addressed MEPs of the European Parliament’s Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety regarding the ongoing Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa.