News

Infectious Questions: What health professionals need to know about 2019-nCoV

To support public health knowledge translation during the current outbreak of 2019 Novel Coronavirus, NCCID is releasing a Q+A podcast series for public health professionals and health care practitioners in Canada. Listener submissions and feedback will drive podcast topics. Please contact NCCID Project Manager Shivoan Balakumar to submit questions on 2019-nCoV for future episodes. Listen below or on any […]

Disease Debrief, News

2019 Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak

NCCID Disease Debriefs provide Canadian public health practitioners and clinicians with up-to-date reviews of essential information on prominent infectious diseases for Canadian public health practice. Information is gathered from key sources including the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC), the USA Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO) and the […]

Webinar

How are we doing? Progress on Integrated AMR and AMU Surveillance in Canada: 2014-2019

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a recognized global public health threat. Integrated, One Health based surveillance of AMR and antimicrobial use (AMU) must underpin efforts to protect human, animal, and crop health. In 2014, the National Collaborating Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCCID) published a report assessing AMR/AMU surveillance in Canada along with recommendations to address gaps […]

Webinar

Seasonal Influenza 2019-2020 NACI and AMMI Canada Recommendations

Influenza constantly evolves. Join us, NACI and AMMI Canada on October 3, 2019 to learn about the 2019-2020 recommendations for prevention and treatment of seasonal influenza. VIEW WEBCAST Speakers:Dr. Ian Gemmill and Dr. Gerald Evans, Infectious disease experts Speakers will present the recommendations from the National Advisory Committee on Immunization’s(NACI) Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Statement 2019-2020, […]

Event

PLAINS SPEAK on STBBIs, 2019: An emergent challenge for the Prairies

Winnipeg, MB March 14th and 15th, 2019 Sexually transmitted and blood borne infection (STBBI) rates—including syphilis, gonorrhea, HBV, HCV, and HIV—are rapidly increasing in the Prairie provinces. Public health professionals are struggling to set programmatic priorities and identify the best interventions to suit the epidemiological context to decrease the burden of infections. Currently in the […]

Webinar

ASP FOUNDATIONS FORUM: An Exchange on UTI Strategies in Long Term Care

REGISTRATION CLOSED A copy of this webinar is available upon request. Please contact NCCID Project Manager Harpa Isfeld-Kiely to learn more, or get in touch with our Centre via our general inbox. Date: April 18, 201812:30 – 1:30pm (CST) Description The National Collaborating Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCCID), in collaboration with Do Bugs Need Drugs? and other […]

Webinar

Knowledge Translation on Infectious Diseases for Public Health

REGISTRATION CLOSED A copy of this webinar is available upon request. Please contact NCCID Project Manager Margaret Haworth-Brockman to learn more, or get in touch with our Centre via our general inbox. Date: April 10, 2017 Description This webinar was tailored for Public Health Agency of Canada public health officers (Canadian Public Health Service), field epidemiologists (Canadian […]