20 Dec 2018
Information about the Annual Return for Yellow Fever Vaccination Centres in England, Wales and Northern Ireland Read more
18 Dec 2018
Vivotif® SPC updated to provide three years protection and minimum age for vaccination reduced to five years Read more
17 Dec 2018
Travel health advice for World Youth Day in Panama City, January 2019 Read more
12 Dec 2018
Saturday 9 February 2019- registration is now open Read more
12 Dec 2018
A review of the risk of typhoid and country-specific recommendations Read more
10 Dec 2018
An update on the polio Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) Read more
14 Jan 2019 Epuyén. Argentina
As of 11 January 2018, 26 cases of hantavirus have been reported in Epuyén, including nine deaths. Four regions in Argentina are endemic for Hantavirus: North (Salta, Jujuy), Centro (Buenos Aires, Santa Fe and Entre Ríos), Northeast (Misiones) and Sur (Neuquén, Río Negro and Chubut).
11 Jan 2019 Democratic Republic of the Congo
As of 8 January 2019, 628 EVD cases (580 confirmed and 48 probable), including 383 deaths have been reported.
10 Jan 2019 Edo. Nigeria
From 22 September through 31 December 2018, a total of 146 suspected, 42 presumptive positive, and 32 confirmed cases of yellow fever, including 26 deaths were reported in Edo state.
09 Jan 2019 Haut-Katanga. Democratic Republic of the Congo
As of October 2018, genetically-linked circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) isolates were detected in two cases from Haut-Katanga province. The viruses are unrelated to previously-detected cVDPV2s affecting the country. This is the fourth distinct outbreak detected in the country since June 2017. In total, 42 cVDPV2 cases have now been confirmed since the first outbreak in June 2017.
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