Meeting

Meeting Agenda, Objectives and Areas of Focus
Wednesday 17th September 2014
Thursday 18th September 2014
Friday 19th September 2014

 

12th Meeting of Caribbean National Epidemiologists and Laboratory Directors
17th - 19th September, 2014
Hyatt Regency Trinidad


Meeting Agenda

Objects of the Meeting:


  • To share core areas and responsibilities of the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA)
  • To update on areas of technical cooperation with region and promote cross-fertilsation between different disciplines
  • To strengthen collaboration and networking between and within Member States and CARPHA
  • To discuss current public health events and emergencies
  • To provide a forum to share knowledge and experiences

Areas of Focus:

  • CARPHA Core Duties
  • CARPHA Package of Surveillance Services
  • Data Quality and Importance of Health Information
  • Surveillance Forms
  • NCD Minimum Dataset Implementation
  • Regional Health Security
  • International Health Regulations
  • Chikungunya and Ebola Virus Disease Preparedness
  • Monitoring and Evaluation

Presentations Thursday 18th September 2014

Morning Session
Afternoon Session

 

Presentations Friday 19th September 2014

Morning Session
Afternoon Session