Joint DG SANCO, EFSA and ECDC seminar - "Animal-to-human diseases: How does Europe protect its citizens?"
Joint seminar by Directorate General for Health and Consumer Affairs (DG SANCO), European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and ECDC. Hosted by EP Vice-President Dagmar Roth-Behrendt ,“Animal-to-human diseases: How does Europe protect its citizens” seminar addressed issues such as the human cost of zoonoses, trends in food-borne diseases, challenges and lessons learnt from epidemiological investigations on the 2011 E.coli outbreak and salmonella controls.
1st Hepatitis E virus network (HEVnet) meeting
The key objective of this meeting is to verify the rationale and objectives of molecular typing for surveillance of hepatitis E virus (HEV) through the hepatitis E network (HEVnet). The workshop will review HEVnet as a tool for molecular surveillance of HEV in Europe.Read more
World Hepatitis Day 2017
The theme of World Hepatitis Day 2017 is the elimination of viral hepatitis
Sidestepping antimicrobial resistance: the role of existing and new antibiotics – event at the European Parliament
Event organised by MEPs Nicola Caputo (S&D) and José Inácio Faria (EPP), and moderated by Peter O’Donnell. It will take place on 27 June between 10.30 to 12.30 at the European Parliament. Dr. Andrea Ammon, ECDC Director, will take part.Read more