Ministry of Health in Collaboration with the George Washington University…
Ministry of Health in Collaboration with the George Washington University…25/10/2015
The Sultanate will host during the period from October 27th – 30th a training workshop on Strengthening Cross-Border Outbreak Management.
The workshop is organized by the Ministry of Health in collaboration with the George Washington University and World Health Organization (WHO), as well as it will be held under the patronage of H.E. Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed al-Saidi, Minister of Health.
The workshop aims at strengthen national operational capacities for all hazard emergency preparedness and response (EPR) and cross-border cooperation using a peer-to-peer approach and share the International Health Regulations (IHR) implementation experiences among the Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR) member States with a focus on event-based surveillance, outbreak investigation and all-hazards preparedness.
The participants in this workshop are from WHO, Oman, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates.