A expert discussion on influenza was held in Latvia on 26 October. The discussion was held at the premises of Disease Prevention and Control Centre (DPCC) and was jointly organised by DPCC and WHO's Latvian Country Office. The discussion was streamed and can be seen on the DPCC's website.
Participants in the discussion were:
Prof. Ludmila Vīksna, Head, Faculty of Infections and Skin Diseases, Riga’s Stradin’s University.
Dr. Dace Zavadska, Head of Children’s Vaccination Centre, Children’s University Hospital of Latvia.
Prof. Dace Rezeberga, Chief Specialist in Gynaecology, Ministry of Health; Deputy Director of the Riga Maternity Home.
Dr. Jurijs Perevoščikovs, Director, Department of Infectious Diseases Risk Analyses and Prophylaxis, Disease Prevention and Control Centre.
Dr Aiga Rūrāne, Head WHO Country Office Latvia.