ECDC

ECDC
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ECDC is an EU agency aimed at strengthening Europe's defences against infectious diseases. The core functions cover a wide spectrum of activities: surveillance, epidemic intelligence, response, scientific advice, microbiology, preparedness, public health training, international relations, health communication, and the scientific journal Eurosurveillance.
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MediPIET Cohort 4 starting under the EU Initiative for Health Security

The MediPIET Cohort 4 started its training on 15 September 2021, including 16 Fellows from 11 partner countries of the EU Initiative for Health...
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World Field Epidemiology Day: celebrating those protecting public health on the field

World Field Epidemiology Day is a global movement to recognise the role of field epidemiologists in protecting the health of populations and in advancing...
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ECDC awards 77 M€ to strengthen EU/EEA Member States’ capacities to detect and identify...

ECDC has awarded more than 77 M€ to 24 EU/EEA countries to strengthen whole genome sequencing and RT-PCR infrastructures within the countries’...
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ECDC and EMA highlight considerations for additional and booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Based on current evidence, there is no urgent need for the administration of booster doses of vaccines to fully vaccinated individuals in the general...
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ECDC: On Air – podcast on European epidemiology

A peek behind the scenes at the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control - the EU agency that aims to identify, assess and...
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ECDC and EMA update on COVID-19

Full vaccination is key to protecting against serious COVID-19, including disease caused by the Delta variant. Lesen Sie weiter auf: ECDC and EMA update on...
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World Hepatitis Day 2021

World Hepatitis Day is commemorated yearly on 28 July to increase awareness and understanding of viral hepatitis as a global priority. Lesen Sie weiter auf:...
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Less and more appropriate antibiotic use needed to reduce antibiotic resistance

In the community, i.e. outside of hospitals, the emergence and spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria is mainly driven by the inappropriate use of antibiotics. Lesen Sie...
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ECDC Rapid Risk Assessment: Several recent COVID-19 outbreaks in long-term care facilities in the...

On 26 July ECDC published the Rapid Risk Assessment COVID-19 outbreaks in long-term care facilities in the EU/EEA in the context of current vaccine...
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SARS-COV-2 Delta variant now dominant in much of the European Region and efforts must...

The SARS-COV-2 Delta variant of concern is spreading quickly across Europe and has now become the dominant strain across much of the region, according...