ECDC activities on epidemic intelligence and outbreak response
Monitoring and assessing threats to public health in Europe from infectious diseases are core tasks for ECDC, as is providing technical support to the EU-level response to such threats.
Report on ECDC/JRC collaboration on development of online tool for epidemic intelligenceArchived
The European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC), Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen (IPSC), issued a report about the ECDC/JRC collaboration on the improvement of MedISys, a web-based tool for epidemic intelligence activities.
Early Warning and Response System of the European Union (EWRS)
The Early Warning and Response System of the European Union is a tool with restricted access for monitoring public health threats in the EU. Access and posting are confidential and only accessed by ECDC, the Member States and the Directorate General Health and Food Safety (SANTE).
An overview of Internet biosurveillance
Hartley, D.M., Nelson, N.P., Arthur, R.R., Barboza, P., Collier, N., Lightfoot, N., Linge, J.P., van der Goot, E., Mawudeku, A., Madoff, L.C., Vaillant, L., Walters, R., Yangarber, R., Mantero, J., Corley, C.D., Brownstein, J.S.
Enhanced epidemic intelligence using a web-based screening system during the 2010 fifa world cup in South Africa
Mantero, J., Szegedi, E., Payne, Hallström, L., Lenglet, A., Depoortere, E., Kaic, B., Blumberg, L., Linge, J.P., Coulombier, D.
Event-based surveillance for emerging infectious diseases in the EU/EFTA
Santos-O'Connor, F., Mantero, J., Vasconcelos, P., Mollet, T., Ciotti, M., Coulombier, D.