FELTP

AcronymDefinition
FELTPField Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (US CDC)
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The high-value skill-based training will be imparted by seasoned experts from NIH, FELTP and the Punjab health department.
Through programs such as the Nigerian FELTP, the epidemiologic and laboratory resources needed to identify pathogens and outbreaks are now reaching areas of the world where resources have previously been limited.
These findings are part of a preliminary report submitted by a Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Programme (FELTP) team to the directorate general of health services of Sindh (DGHSS), Hyderabad, on Friday.
Pakistan Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (FELTP) established a hepatitis sentinel surveillance system in five large public hospitals in four provinces and Islamabad Capital Territory from June 2010 through March 2011.
In Nigeria, the National Stop Transmission of Polio (N-STOP) program, under the umbrella of the Nigerian Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (FELTP), has been developed to implement innovative strategies that address the remaining polio eradication challenges in Nigeria.
The team will work closely with the Ministry and partners, including the Aga Khan University, Pakistan's Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (FELTP), UNAIDS and UNICEF in Larkana.
The Units have been established in collaboration with Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (FELTP) in Directorate General of Health Services in provinces, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Gilgit Baltistan (GB), FATA and Karachi.
When the outbreak was investigated by the Pakistan Field Epidemiology Training and Laboratory Training Programme (FELTP), they found that people contracted the disease from the therapeutic use of the same syringe on multiple patients by quacks.
To understand the epidemiology of viral hepatitis in Pakistan more clearly, the Ministry of Health (MOH) asked the Pakistan Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (FELTP) to establish a hepatitis sentinel surveillance system in five large public hospitals in four provinces and Islamabad Capital Territory.
The committee to be headed by provincial immunisation officer of World Health Organisation (WHO), Dr Waqar Soomro, comprises head of paediatrics unit at PUH, Dr Ali Akbar Siyal; WHO divisional surveillance officer, Dr Abdul Wahid Bhurt; provincial disease surveillance response unit, FELTP Dr Naveed Ahmed Memon; deputy project director EPI Sindh Dr Sohail Bin Saeed, acting district health officer Benazirabad Dr Mujtaba Memon and EVM coordinator and cold chain specialist Fahad Fahmi.
ISLAMABAD -- National Institute of Health (NIH) has successfully launched the first short course for civilian public health officials to transform them into disease detectives with the technical collaboration of Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (FELTP).