10 Oct 2019

Polio: Public Health Emergency of International Concern

An update on the polio Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) Read more

07 Oct 2019

Planning a trip to Europe after Brexit?

Information is available about what to do before you travel Read more

04 Oct 2019

Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Democratic Republic of congo with update to Tanzania

The Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak continues in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Read more

03 Oct 2019

Country-specific cholera recommendations 2019

NaTHNaC has updated the country-specific recommendations for cholera Read more

27 Sep 2019

Updated guidelines for malaria prevention in travellers from the UK: 2019

Public Health England (PHE) Advisory Committee on Malaria Prevention (ACMP) has published updated malaria guidelines Read more

24 Sep 2019

Nigeria: yellow fever outbreak

An outbreak of yellow fever has been confirmed in several states in Nigeria Read more

23 Sep 2019

Public Health England updated vaccine incident guidance

PHE have published updated guidance on responding to errors in vaccine storage, handling or administration Read more

18 Sep 2019

New team member

NaTHNaC welcomes Dr MacGregor Read more

11 Sep 2019

‘Current aspects of travel health’ course Dec 2019

A single day update for health professionals will be held on 12 December in London Read more

02 Sep 2019

Ghana: new outbreak of circulating vaccine derived poliovirus (cVDPV)

The first case circulating vaccine derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) has been reported in Ghana Read more

Outbreak Surveillance

11 Oct 2019 Var. France

As of 9 October 2019, one locally acquired case of Zika was identified in 2019 in metropolitan France. The mode of transmission is not yet known, and investigations are ongoing at the current time.



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As of 8 October, a total of 3207 EVD cases were reported, including 3093 confirmed and 114 probable cases, of which 2144 cases died.


Haemorrhagic fever

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08 Oct 2019 Burundi

As of 22 September 2019, 647 cases of cholera including five deaths have been reported from Bujumbura Mairie (461 cases with four deaths), Cibitoke (167 cases and no deaths) and Bubanza (20 cases with one death). Bubanza first reported cases on 12 September 2019.


Food and water-borne

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08 Oct 2019 Angola

As of 25 September 2019, 19 cases of cVDPV2 cases have been reported from six outbreaks in Angola in 2019.



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02 Oct 2019 Sennar. Sudan

As of 25 September 187 cases of cholera, including eight deaths, were reported in the Blue Nile and Sennar states in Sudan.


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