Laboratory networks and biosafety communities. How to make biosafety pan-European?
ECDC, together with the European Biosafety Association (EBSA), dedicated a special session at EBSA’s annual conference in Estoril, Portugal, in April 2011, to the development of biosafety networks or associations in the EU. Representatives of 10 Member States were invited to share ideas with international laboratory and biosafety experts about how to foster a more representative European biosafety community. The session was attended by over 30 participants from 20 countries. This report presents their discussions and conclusions.
ECDC public health training: Aligning training strategies between Member States and the EU level, 2014–2020
13 Aug 2014 - The main goal of this consultation was to review the implementation of the ECDC public health training strategy in the European Union and update it in accordance with plans and expectations at Member State level.
Ad hoc advisory meeting on preparedness – Stockholm, 15–16 May 2014
17 Jun 2014 - The Country Preparedness Support section of ECDC held an ad hoc advisory meeting on preparedness in Stockholm on 15–16 May 2014.
Meeting Report: EVD Network and Coordination Group annual meeting
16 May 2014 - The first meeting of ECDC’s Programme on Emerging and Vector-Borne Diseases (EVDs) was an important milestone for establishing a dedicated network of representatives from EU/EEA Member States to cooperate in the field of emerging and vector-borne diseases.