Joint annual meeting of ECDC-funded networks: ENIVD and VBORNETArchived
On 7-11 May 2012, in Riga, the annual general meeting of two ECDC-funded networks took place: VBORNET (the European Network for Arthropod Vector Surveillance for Human Public Health funded by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control) and ENIVD-CLNR (the European Network of laboratories for outbreak assistance and support).
Highlights during the meeting were: respective activity reports per work Package (presented in closed sessions), a public conference on vector-borne diseases, diagnosis of emerging viral diseases and public health, collaborative activities between VBORNET and ENIVD.
VectorNet Annual Meeting 2016
16 Feb 2016 to 17 Feb 2016 - The annual meeting of VectorNet, the European Network for collecting data on vectors, gathered 70 experts in medical and veterinarian entomology and public and animal health from Europe and countries around the Mediterranean Basin.
ECDC Regional meeting on West Nile fever real time surveillance and exchange of good practices on vector-borne diseases
2 Dec 2015 to 3 Dec 2015 - This was the first regional meeting on West Nile fever real time surveillance and good practices on vector-borne diseases. The overall objective was to support the exchange of experience between EU and non-EU neighbouring countries on the surveillance of West Nile fever and the lessons learnt since 2011.