Global burden of Invasive Meningococcal Disease - David_Salisbury

Epidemiology of meningococcal disease in Latin America - Lucia_de_Oliveira

The natural history and prevalence of meningococcal carriage in Latin America - Marco_Safadi

The natural history and prevalence of meningococcal carriage in Latin America  - Maria_Teresa_Valenzuela

Meningococcal vaccines and herd protection - Ricardo_Ruttimam

Overview of Surveillance Systems - Maria_Tereza_Oliveira

 

Review of Meningococcal Epidemiological Surveillance:

México - Enrique_Chacon

Argentina - Carolina_Rancano

Colombia - Fernando_de la Hoz

Panamá - Kathia Luciani

 

Review of Meningococcal Laboratory Surveillance:

Chile - Paola Pida

Brazil - Ana Paula Lemos

Paraguay - Gustavo_Chamorro

Uruguay - Maria Catalina Pirez

 

Group Discussions

Strategies to improve the epidemiological surveillance.

Strategies to improve the laboratory surveillance.

When to introduce the vaccine for handling an  outbreak and to introduce the vaccine in the EPI.

How to communicate an outbreak to the authorities and to the communities.

Meningococcal Disease Sequelae; Considerations for Future Investigations