13 Jul 2017
Hepatitis A vaccine recommendations and dose sparing advice for pre and post exposure immunisation and boosting from Public Health England Read more
04 Dec 2017
Human and monkey cases in São Paulo State and municipalities are a public health concern Read more
24 Nov 2017
An update on the polio Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) Read more
11 Dec 2017 Victoria. Australia
As of 11 December 2017, eight cases of Invasive Meningococcal Disease due to serogroup C have been reported since May 2017 in Melbourne. The Department of Health and Human Services is offering a meningococcal C containing vaccine to all gay, bisexual men and MSM in response to this outbreak.
08 Dec 2017 Madagascar
As of 27 November 2017, the Ministry of Health of Madagascar officially announced the containment of the plague outbreak. From 1 August to 26 November 2017, a cumulative total of 2,417 confirmed, probable and suspected cases were reported, including 209 deaths from 57 of 114 districts.
08 Dec 2017 Uganda
As of 8 December 2017, the WHO has confirmed that the outbreak of Marburg haemorrhagic fever in Uganda has been controlled. There were three deaths over the course of the outbreak.
07 Dec 2017 Pakistan
As of 3 December 2017, a total of 8,282 cases have been reported since December 2016.
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NaTHNaC, the National Travel Health Network & Centre, a UK government organisation which produces travel health guidance for healthcare professionals advising travellers and for travellers going overseas from the UK Read more