Laboratory capacity building for the International health regulations (IHR[2005]) in resource-poor countries : the experience of the African field epidemiology network (AFENET)

TitleLaboratory capacity building for the International health regulations (IHR[2005]) in resource-poor countries : the experience of the African field epidemiology network (AFENET)
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsMasanza, MMusenero
Volumevol. 10, Suppl. 1
Date Published2010
Publication LanguageEN
ISBN Number1471-2458
Keywordsafrica, capacity building, health services, scientific facilities
Abstract

This paper discusses some of the efforts made by the African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET) in supporting laboratory capacity development in the Africa region, including specific projects that focus on strengthening laboratory management towards accreditation and external quality assurance.

URLhttp://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/10/S1/S8
Short TitleBMC Public health