ECDC public health training: Aligning training strategies between Member States and the EU level, 2014–2020
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. The programme included a consultation on ‘Experiences from the first two EPIET Member State Track cohorts and how will they shape the future’.The meeting began with a presentation on ECDC’s Strategic Multiannual Programme 2014–2020. Representatives from the European Commission and the Regional Office for Europe of the World Health Organization introduced the ‘European action plan for strengthening public health services and capacities’. Austria, Croatia, France, Germany, the Netherlands and Portugal presented their national strategies for public health training.