Month: April 2016

FluView_ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 14, 2016

The most predominant virus type found in the sentinel sites in week-14 was Influenza A/H3 subtype virus. Overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) was 16/1000 outpatient visits, highest incidence being reported from Punakha Hospital. Incidence of severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) was recorded at 10/100 hospitalized patients, highest incidence being recorded by Paro Hospital. ReadFull

This was posted on Friday, April 15th, 2016 By in Report , .

WHO TDR International Postgraduate Scholarship Program TA 2016/2017

Faculty of Medicine Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), Yogyakarta, Indonesia has been selected to host an international postgraduate training scheme for masters and Doctorate level students, providing full scholarship to up to 50 Master (2015-2019). The grants are available to students from low- and middle-income countries of WHO South East Asia and West Pacific regions. The… [Read more]

This was posted on Thursday, April 14th, 2016 By in News, Upcoming Events .

FluView_ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 13, 2016

The most predominant virus type found in the sentinel sites in week-13 was Influenza A/H3, Pdm09 and Flu B-Yamagata lineage. Overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) was 18/1000 outpatient visits, highest incidence being reported from Paro Hospital. Incidence of severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) was recorded at 8/100 hospitalized patients, highest incidence being recorded by Paro… [Read more]

This was posted on Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 By in Report , .

FluView_ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 12, 2016

The most predominant virus type found in the sentinel sites in week-12 was Influenza A/H3 and Flu B-Yamagata lineage. Overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) was 27/1000 outpatient visits, highest incidence being reported from Paro Hospital. Incidence of severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) was recorded at 12/100 hospitalized patients, highest incidence being recorded by Trongsa Hospital…. [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, April 1st, 2016 By in Report , .