Epidemiology & Outbreak Management Section

 

  • Provide support to Ministry of Health and Population for drafting national laws, policies, and strategies related to epidemiology and outbreak management.
  • Provide support to Ministry of Health and Population for drafting national laws, policies and strategies related to preparedness and management of outbreaks/epidemics and other health emergency situations.
  • Prepare standards, protocols and guidelines regarding epidemiology and outbreaks/epidemics management.
  • Necessary cooperation and coordination for epidemiological management in province and local level.
  • Provide support for preparation and implementation of annual work plan at federal level related to epidemiology and outbreak management.
  • Coordinating and collaborating with concerned authorities in federal level for epidemiology and outbreak management.
  • Coordinate and provide support in conduction of information management training and other federal programs related to epidemiology, epidemics and other emergency situation management.
  • Coordinate with multi sectorial authorities in minimizing the impact of natural disasters in health sector, conduction response activities and control of epidemics.
  • Facilitate and coordinate in providing preventive and curative services through province and local level to prevent the spread of diseases activities after natural disasters in displaced communities.
  • Monitoring and supervision of disaster preparedness and management activities in coordination with province and provide feedback to the concerned authorities accordingly.
  • Carryout outbreak control and management by mobilization of Rapid Response Team (RRT) in order to control epidemic prone diseases.
  • Coordinate and facilitate for management of buffer stocks of essential medicines and other logistics required for the control of outbreaks/epidemics.
  • Monitoring and supervision of disease epidemics, outbreak preparedness, Prevention and Control activities and providing feedback accordingly.

News & Update

Jan 1

COVID 19 Situation Updates

Epidemiological Update on COVID 19 (10 July 2020) Epidemiological Update on COVID 19 (3 July 2020) Epidemiological Update on COVID 19 (26 June 2020) Epidemiological Update on COVID 19 (12 June 2020) COVID 19 Situation Update (12 June 2020) Epidemiological Update on COVID 19 (5 June 2020) COVID 19 Situation Update (4 June 2020) COVID 19 Situation Update (29 May 2020) Epidemiological Update on COVID 19 (28 May 2020)

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Jan 1

Links for COVID-19 news & information

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Links for COVID-19 news & information

Jan 1

Dengue, Kala-azar and Malaria Trend

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Dengue, Kala-azar and Malaria Trend