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Title: Second meeting of the asia-pacific technical advisory group on emerging infectious diseases
Other Titles: Report of the Bi-regional Meeting SEARO, New Delhi, 18-19 July 2007
Authors: World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia
Issue Date: 2007
Publisher: WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia
Place of publication: New Delhi
Language: English
Abstract: The second meeting of the Asia-Pacific Technical Advisory Group on Emerging Infectious Diseases held in New Delhi on 18-19 July 2007 was the second meeting of the TAG. It was also attended by temporary advisers and WHO officials to assess the existing alert and response capacity in the Asia-Pacific Region as laid down in the Asia-Pacific Strategy for Emerging Diseases (APSED). Pandemic preparedness, IHR and APSED workplan implementation and progress made towards implementing the recommendations of the First Meeting were also discussed. The publication elaborates on a number of general and specific recommendations made on the subjects of avian and pandemic influenza, APSED workplan implementation and compliance with IHR (2005).
Gov't Doc #: SEA-CD-169
Appears in Collections:Meeting Reports

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