5th Food- and Waterborne Diseases and Zoonoses Network Meeting
The 5th Annual Food and Water-borne Diseases and Zoonoses (FWD) Network Meeting pulled together epidemiologists and microbiologists from EU, EEA and some non-EU countries.
2013, the meeting focused on cross-border outbreak investigations and related joint ECDC-EFSA risk assessments, molecular typing data collection, the impact of culture-independent methods on surveillance, quality aspects in molecular typing (PFGE and MLVA), and antimicrobial resistance.
The first day was a joint day with EFSA Task Force for zoonoses data.
World Refugee Day 2019
20 Jun 2019 to 20 Jun 2019 - World Refugee Day, held each year on 20 June, highlights the challenges of those who had to flee their homes and is an opportunity to show solidarity with displaced people throughout the world.
Joint Meeting of the ECDC’s Food- and Waterborne Diseases and Zoonoses Network and of the EFSA’s Zoonoses Monitoring Data Network
16 Sep 2017 to 17 Sep 2017 - The third Joint Meeting of the ECDC’s Food- and Waterborne Disease and Zoonoses Network and of the EFSA’s Zoonoses Monitoring Data Network was organised around the theme "One health approach to collaborative response to foodborne disease outbreaks in EU/EEA".
1st Hepatitis E virus network (HEVnet) meeting
26 Oct 2017 to 27 Oct 2017 - The key objective of this meeting was to verify the rationale and objectives of molecular typing for surveillance of hepatitis E virus (HEV) through the hepatitis E network (HEVnet). The workshop reviewed HEVnet as a tool for molecular surveillance of HEV in Europe.