TEPHINET Global Conference
ECDC Acting Director, Dr Andrea Ammon, gave a presentation on “The Impact of the FETP programs in response to the challenges in public health”, at the TEPHINET Global Conference on 8 September 2015.
ECDC Acting Director, Dr Andrea Ammon, gave a presentation on “The Impact of the FETP programs in response to the challenges in public health”, at the TEPHINET Global Conference on 8 September 2015. Focus was on the impact of the FETP program in Europe in the last period, the role of the EPIET program in the region, examples of international collaboration and challenges for the future.
The purpose of the presentation was to provide the audience with evidence of the importance of the FETP program in the function of the Ministries of Health and in the Public Health Institutions, and to explain the role of the program in implementing International Health Regulations and other activities. This roundtable discussion was moderated by Dato Fadzilah Kamaludin, Chair of the TEPHINET Advisory Board, and Dionisio Herrera, Director of TEPHINET.
Training course on control of multidrug-resistant micro-organisms in health care settings
17 Sep 2019 to 19 Sep 2019 - ECDC is organising a short course on “Control of multidrug-resistant micro-organisms (MDROs) in health care settings”. This training opportunity is addressed at healthcare professionals from European Union (EU) and European Economic Area (EEA) countries with current or future responsibility for the prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) due to MDROs working at national or local level. The course is offered by invitation only and participants are identified through the ECDC Coordinating Competent Bodies.
Expert consultation meeting: Developing a training course on vaccine acceptance
11 Apr 2019 to 12 Apr 2019 - In order to improve the skills of European health professionals working in healthcare and public health in addressing the doubts and concerns of patients regarding vaccination, ECDC is convening an expert consultation meeting during 11-12 April 2019.
ECDC Summer School 2019
10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019 - The ECDC Summer School is organised yearly for experts within the ECDC networks with the aim to build EU/EEA Member States’ public health capacity in the area of communicable diseases. Every year meaningful topics are selected based on Member States’ identified needs. The Summer School provides an opportunity for networking and scientific exchange.