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Dr. Amo-Addae details Liberia FETP for the IMS

Dr. Amo-Addae details Liberia FETP for the IMS Yesterday, February 4, Liberia FETP Resident Advisor, Dr. Maame Amo-Addae, delivered a presentation to the National Technical Surveillance Committee of the Incident Management System. During her presentation, Dr. Amo-Addae covered the structure and achievements of the program, as well as recommendations for improving the district and county surveillance…
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Suspected Case of Shigellosis Investigated by Liberia FETP Trainees

Suspected Case of Shigellosis Investigated by Liberia FETP Trainees On the 27th January 2016, the Grand Bassa County Health Team received a notification of a suspected case of shigellosis in Klehn Town, District 3 C. A Team of investigators lead by Gabriel Kassay (County Surveillance Officer), FETP Cohort 1 graduate and Patience Hastings (District Surveillance…
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Liberia FETP Trainees Assist With Outbreak Investigation

Liberia FETP Trainees Assist with Outbreak Investigation An outbreak of food poisoning started on January 19th in Bo Town, Grand Cape Mount County, Liberia. The food poising affected 12 out of 27 people who ate food from the same vendor. Fortunately, all of the patients have been treated and discharged from the isolation center at the Bo Town Health Facilty. Responding…
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Workshop 2 begins for Cohort 2

Workshop 2 Begins for Cohort 2 On Monday, January 11th, the Liberia FETP welcomed back the second cohort of surveillance officers for Workshop 2, running from January 11-14. Over the course of the week, participants will report on their findings from the field. Also, the program's facilitators will cover topics including, but not limited to, outbreak…
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