Flunet - Global Influenza Surveillance Network
The World Health Organization links national influenza centres and collaborating centres for global influenza surveillance through FluNet.

EISS - European Influenza Surveillance Scheme
EISS aims to contribute to a reduction in morbidity and mortality due to influenza in Europe. EISS helps reduce the burden of disease associated with influenza in Europe by collecting and exchanging timely information on influenza activity, providing relevant information about influenza to health professionals and the general public, contributing to the annual determination of the influenza vaccine content and contributing to European influenza pandemic preparedness activities.

EISS presents clinical and virological data concerning influenza in 19 European countries: Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, the Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom (England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales).

World Health Organization
The World Health Organization, the United Nations specialized agency for health, was established on 7 April 1948. WHO's objective, as set out in its Constitution, is the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health. Health is defined in WHO's Constitution as a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.

Communicable Disease Surveillance & Response
CSR’s epidemic intelligence system gathers and verifies outbreak information daily from around the world and coordinates international responses to outbreaks of global importance. Focusing on the leading epidemic and emerging diseases, CSR develops and strengthens specific global surveillance and response networks for poverty-associated diseases such as cholera, dysentery, influenza,meningococcal meningitis, plague, viral haemorrhagic fevers (Ebola, Lassa), "mad cow" disease, anthrax and others.

International Clinical Epidemiology Network
The International Clinical Epidemiology Network dedicated to improving the health of the people by promoting clinical practice based on the best evidence of effectiveness and the efficient use of resources. We achieve this through a network of physicians, statisticians and social scientists throughout the world who work together to build and sustain institutional capacity for excellence and relevance in research and medical education.

SATELLIFE: The Global Health Information Network
Dissemination of up-to-date, relevant information that enables good decision making. Deployment of multiple technologies and building health care workers' skills to utilize these technologies effectively. Creation of local, regional, and global communities that share information and support each other.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
TThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is recognized as the lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of people - at home and abroad, providing credible information to enhance health decisions, and promoting health through strong partnerships. CDC serves as the national focus for developing and applying disease prevention and control, environmental health, and health promotion and education activities designed to improve the health of the people of the United States.

Health A to Z
Health enciclopedia and disease database.

Resources for creating public health maps
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Epidemiology Program Office

Sentiweb
Sentiweb

 

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