20 Jan 2020

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17 Jan 2020

Notice: Yellow Fever Vaccination Centres - Annual Return for YFVC in England, Wales and Northern Ireland

The Annual Return, for the year 1 January – 31 December 2019, is open until 31 March 2020 Read more

17 Jan 2020

Malaria recommendation updates

The malaria recommendations for some countries have been updated Read more

15 Jan 2020

Chinese new year travel advice

Celebrating Chinese New Year abroad? 2020 is the Chinese Year of the Rat and officially starts on 25 January 2020 Read more

14 Jan 2020

Yellow fever Green Book updated chapter

The updated yellow fever chapter in the Green Book (Immunisation against infectious disease) has been published Read more

09 Jan 2020

Polio: Public Health Emergency of International Concern

An update on the polio Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) Read more

08 Jan 2020

Global wildfires

A wildfire is an unplanned fire in a natural area such as forest, grassland or prairie Read more

08 Jan 2020

Ebola virus disease (EVD): Democratic Republic of Congo- update

New confirmed cases continue to be reported in North Kivu and Ituri Provinces Read more

06 Jan 2020

Measles outbreaks in the pacific and new entry requirements for travellers

An outbreak of measles is currently affecting a number of islands in the Pacific- travellers should check for possible new entry requirements Read more

18 Dec 2019

Professor Dilys Morgan MBE to Chair NaTHNaC

Chair of the National Travel Health Network and Centre Technical Advisory Group appointed Read more

Outbreak Surveillance

22 Jan 2020 View Regions + Parana
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Between July 2019 and January 2020, a total of 38 cases of yellow fever in non human primates have been reported in the south east of the country states of Sao Paulo (3) Parana (34) and Santa Catarina (1).

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22 Jan 2020 Ukraine

As of 20 January 20, an outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5) has been reported in farmed birds in Buhakiv.

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22 Jan 2020 United States

As of 21 January 2020, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the first case of novel coronavirus in the United States in the state of Washington. The patient recently returned from Wuhan, China, where an outbreak of pneumonia caused by this novel coronavirus has been ongoing since December 2019.

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22 Jan 2020 Hubei. China

The outbreak of novel coronavirus which started in Wuhan city, December 2019 continues to evolve. As of 21 January 2020, a total of 375 cases with 9 deaths have been reported in Hubei Province (including Wuhan city). Cases have also been reported in other parts of China and in travellers to other countries. Updated information on case numbers and areas affected are available on Public Health Englands website.

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22 Jan 2020 China

Cases of novel coronavirus have now been reported in multiple provinces in China. Up to date informaton on the areas affected can be found on Public Health Englands website.

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