According to the World Health Organization, Public health surveillance is the continuous, systematic collection, analysis and interpretation of health-related data needed for the planning, implementation, and evaluation of public health practice.
Such surveillance can:
Epiconcept supports public health partners on multiple components of epidemiological surveillance: surveillance system development and management, data analysis, management of programmes dedicated to the strengthening of communicable disease surveillance (training in epidemiology, laboratory management or IT). Our Epidemiology team can intervene at different stages, including:
This epidemiological expertise can be supplemented by implementing computer components of surveillance systems and by user training.