Directory of PPHSN Resources 
2013 Edition

     

CONTENTS

Foreword

Introduction

Coordinating Body (CB)

CB Focal Point

Core members

 EpiNet Teams

PacNet

LabNet

 PICNet

Allied members

Useful documents / publications / websites

National/Territorial EpiNet Teams       List of EpiNet Teams / TORs

The response arm of the network, consisting of multi-disciplinary national/territorial outbreak response teams, the EpiNet teams. Besides coordinated surveillance and response field activities, the role of EpiNet is also to establish and maintain relevant PPHSN target-diseases surveillance and response protocols, including all technical and resource-related aspects of all operations.


List of EpiNet Teams

In every Pacific Island country and territory, health authorities have nominated National/Territorial EpiNet Teams (below):

* Updated in 2013

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Proposed Terms of Reference

Proposed generic terms of reference were presented at the Regional EpiNet Workshop held in Suva in September 2003. They can serve as an exemple for countries/territories who would like to clarify the role of the EpiNet teams.

They were published in Inform'ACTION 16 (pdf, 65 KB)



 

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Compiled by the PPHSN Coordinating Body Focal Point: SPC's Research, Evidence and Information Programme -. Email: FocalPointPPHSN-CB@spc.int  SPC 2013.