“Thought without practice is empty; and action without thought is blind” Kwame Nkrumah

Work Package 3 - Epidemiology, surveillance, clinical and pathogenesis studies: Procedures standardization, inter-epidemic and baseline research development


  1. To improve patient management (IPC, diagnostics algorithms, etc) and clinical research at the clinical sites for EID.
  2. To support National Stakeholders in the development of standardized management protocols and guide interventions should a large epidemic springs.
  3. To provide a platform for the prompt implementation of  scientifically sound and rigorous studies (including controlled trials) during epidemics.
  4. To provide to Health Authorities a map of risk integrating human, animal and environmental data though integration with vet WPs.