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Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Mongar

Royal Centrd for Disease Control has conducted three days training on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System for Health workers from Mongar and Lhuentse Dzongkhag from 1st March 2017. The training was conducted to report and manage surveillance data.

This was posted on Sunday, March 5th, 2017 By in Featured, News , .

Web-SMS Integrated ILI & SARI Surveillance System Offline

This is to inform all ILI and SARI focal that “Web-SMS Integrated ILI & SARI Surveillance System” will be offline (inaccessible for both SMS-based reporting and Web-based reporting) from 14-17 October, 2016 for system maintenance and  upgrade. System will be online from 18th October and all continue submitting Weekly ILI and SARI reports from 18th October.

This was posted on Monday, October 10th, 2016 By in News .

GeneXpert MTB/RIF installation and hands-on training

GeneXpert MTB/RIF installation and hands-on training for GeneXpert site(JDWNRH,Gelephu CRRH,Mongar ERRH,Phuntsholing Hospital) users and BMED Official was conducted by National Tuberculosis Reference Laboratory at RCDC, Serbithang from 15-18/08/2016 with technical support from Supra National Reference Laboratory, Bangkok, Thailand.

This was posted on Monday, August 22nd, 2016 By in Featured, News , .

Guideline Development of Surveillance of Acute Undifferentiated Febrile Illness Among Hospitalized Patients

The acute undifferentiated febrile illness (AUFIs) are common clinical problem in south Asia. AUFIs represent a considerable burden of disease with diagnostic and therapeutic challenges. Empirical broad-spectrum antimicrobials are generally prescribed but with little evidence-based guidance on likely etiologies or potential treatment responses. A variety of etiologies have been reportedin patients presenting with acute undifferentiated… [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, May 27th, 2016 By in Featured, News .

Workshop on Integrated Surveillance and Climate Informed Health Early Warning System

Environmental Health Program under the Public Health Engineering Division,Department of Public Health has expanded Integrated Surveillance and Climate Informed Health Early Warning System to 18 health facilities after successfully piloting the surveillance in 6 health facilities along Punachangchhu valley. A workshop has been conducted at Gasa from 10th to 13th May 2016 to review the… [Read more]

This was posted on Monday, May 16th, 2016 By in Featured, News .

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 .

Training on Web based Recording and Reporting of Tuberculosis: TBISS-Tuberculosis Information and Surveillance System

National TB Control Program, CDD, DoPH in collaboration with Royal Centre for Disease Control, Ministry of Health has completed “Training on Web based Recording and Reporting of Tuberculosis: TBISS-Tuberculosis Information and Surveillance System” from 22nd to 24th February 2016 at Gelephu and 26th to 28th February at Samdrupjongkhar for TB Incharge and each Laboratory Personal… [Read more]

This was posted on Thursday, March 3rd, 2016 By in Featured, News .