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Global Foodborne Infections Network reports and articles

WHO Global Salm-Surv Strategic Plan, 2006 - 2010. Report of a meeting, Winnipeg, Canada, 14-15 September 2005
Full report [pdf 229kb]

WHO Global Salm-Surv Progress Report (2000-2005): building capacity for laboratory-based foodborne disease surveillance and outbreak detection and response
Full report [pdf 1.93Mb]

WHO Global Salm-Surv strategic Plan (2000-2005). Report of a WHO Meeting, 8 - 11 May 2001, Denmark, Copenhagen: Full report [pdf 89kb]

Global Salm-Surv on Internet. Weekly Epidemiological Record 21; 75 (29): 236-7.
See article [pdf 108kb]

Global Foodborne Infections Network peer reviewed articles

2011

Xia S, Xu B, Huang L,1 Zhao J-Y, Ran L, Zhang J, Chen H, Pulsrikarn C, Pornruangwong S, Aarestrup FM, Hendriksen RS, 2011. Prevalence and Characterization of Human Shigella Infections in Henan Province, China, in 2006. J Clin Microbiol 49 (1): 232–242.

2010

Fashae K, Ogunsola F, Aarestrup FM, Hendriksen RS, 2010. Antimicrobial susceptibility and serovars of Salmonella from chickens and humans in Ibadan, Nigeria. J Infect Dev Ctries 4(8): 484-494.

Vandenberg O, Nyarukweba DZ, Ndeba PM, Hendriksen RS, Barzilay EJ, Schirvel C, Bisimwa BB, Collard JM, Aidara Kane A, Aarestrup FM, 2010. Microbiologic and clinical features of Salmonella species isolated from bacteremic children in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2010 Jun;29(6):504-10.

2009

Cavaco LM, Hasman H, Xia S, Aarestrup FM, 2009. qnrD, a novel gene conferring transferable quinolone resistance in Salmonella enterica serovar Kentucky and Bovismorbificans strains of human origin. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 53(2):603-608.

Hendriksen RS, Seyfarth AM, Jensen AB, Whichard J, Karlsmose S, Joyce K, Mikoleit M, Delong SM, Weill FX, Aidara-Kane A, Lo Fo Wong DM, Angulo FJ, Wegener HC, Aarestrup FM, 2009. Results of use of WHO Global Salm-Surv external quality assurance system for antimicrobial susceptibility testing of Salmonella isolates from 2000 to 2007. J Clin Microbiol. 47(1):79-85.

Kalender H, Sen S, Hasman H, Hendriksen RS, Aarestrup FM, 2009. Antimicrobial susceptibilities, phage types, and molecular characterization of Salmonella enterica serovar Enteritidis from chickens and chicken meat in turkey. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 6(3):265-271.

Raufu I, Hendriksen RS, Ameh JA, Aarestrup FM, 2009. Occurrence and characterization of Salmonella Hiduddify from chickens and poultry meat in Nigeria. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 6(4):425-430.

Xia S, Hendriksen RS, Xie Z, Huang L, Zhang J, Guo W, Xu B, Ran L, Aarestrup FM, 2009. Molecular characterization and antimicrobial susceptibility of Salmonella isolates from infections in humans in Henan Province, China. J Clin Microbiol. 47(2):401-409.

Petrov P, Hendriksen RS, Kantardjiev T, Asseva G, Sørensen G, Fields P, Mikoleit M, Whichard J, McQuiston JR, Torpdahl M, Aarestrup FM, Angulo FJ, 2009. Occurrence and characterization of Salmonella enterica subspecies enterica serovar 9,12:l,v:- strains from Bulgaria, Denmark, and the United States. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 28(5):473-479.

2008

Bangtrakulnonth A, Vieira AR, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Pornreongwong S, Pulsrikarn C, Sawanpanyalert P., Hendriksen RS, Aarestrup FM, 2008. Shigella from humans in Thailand during 1993 to 2006: spatial-time trends in species and serotype distribution. Foodborne Pathog. Dis. 5: 773-784.

Hendriksen RS, Bangtrakulnonth A, Pulsrikarn C, Pornreongwong S, Hasman H, Song SW, Aarestrup FM, 2008. Antimicrobial resistance and molecular epidemiology of Salmonella Rissen from animals, food products and patients in Thailand and Denmark. Foodborne Pathog. Dis. 5: 605-619.

2007

Aarestrup FM, Hendriksen NB, Lockett J, Gay K, Teates K, McDermott PF, White DG, Hasman H, Sørensen G, Bangtrakulnonth A, Pornreongwong S, Pulsrikarn C, Angulo FJ, Gerner-Smidt P, 2007. International Spread of Multidrug-resistant Salmonella Schwarzengrund in Food Products. Emerg Infect Dis 13:723-731.

Al-Zenki S, Al-Nasser A, Al-Safar A, Alomirah H, Al-Haddad A, Hendriksen RS, Aarestrup FM, 2007. Prevalence and antibiotic resistance of Salmonella isolated from a poultry farm and processing plant environment in the state of Kuwait. Foodborne Pathog. Dis. 4: 367-373.

Bhatta DR, Bangtrakulnonth A, Tishyadhigama P, Saroj SD, Bandekar JR, Hendriksen RS, Kapadnis BP, 2007. Serotyping, PCR, phage-typing and antibiotic sensitivity testing of Salmonella serovars isolated from urban drinking water supply systems of Nepal. Lett Appl Microbiol 44:588-594.

Tapalski D, Hendriksen RS, Hasman H, Ahrens P, Aarestrup FM, 2007. Molecular characterisation of multidrug-resistant Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium isolates from Gomel region, Belarus. Clin Microbiol Infect 13:1030-1033.

2006

Archambault M, Petrov P, Hendriksen RS, Asseva G, Bangtrakulnonth A, Aarestrup FM, 2006. Molecular characterization and occurrence of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase resistance genes among Salmonella enterica serovar Corvallis from Thailand, Bulgaria and Denmark. Microb. Drug Resist. 12: 192-198.

Galanis E, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Patrick M, Binsztein N, Cieslik A, Chalermchaikit T, Aidara-Kane A, Ellis A, Angulo FJ, Wegener HC for WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2006. The use of web-based surveillance to describe the global distribution of Salmonella serotypes in humans and non-human sources, 2000-02. Emerging Infectious Diseases 12, 381-388.

Peirano G, Agersø Y, Aarestrup FM, dos Reis Eliane Moura Falavina Rodrigues DP. 2006. Occurrence of integrons and resistance genes among Salmonella enterica from Brazil. J. Antimicrob. Chemother. 58: 305-309.

Тапальский Д.В., Хендриксен Р.С., Аареструп Ф.М. 2006. Микробиологические и эпидемиологические аспекты антибиотикорезистентности S.Typhimurium // Клиническая микробиология и антимикробная химиотерапия. - Т. 8. - № 2. – Приложение 1. – С. 39.

2005

Peirano G, Agerso Y, Aarestrup FM, dos Prazeres Rodrigues D, 2005. Occurrence of integrons and resistance genes among sulphonamide-resistant Shigella spp. from Brazil. J Antimicrob Chemother. 55(3):301-305.

Flint JA, Duynhoven YT, Angulo FJ, DeLong SM, Braun P, Kirk M, Scallan E, Fitzgerald M, Adak GK, Sockett P, Ellis A, Hall G, Gargouri N, Walke H, Braam P, 2005. Estimating the burden of acute gastroenteritis, foodborne disease, and pathogens commonly transmitted by food: an international review. Clinical Infectious Disease. 41(5):698-704.

2004

Bangtrakulnonth A, Pornreongwong S, Pulsrikarn C, Sawanpanyalert P, Hendriksen RS, Lo Fo Wong DM, Aarestrup FM, 2004. Salmonella serovars from humans and other sources in Thailand, 1993-2002. Emerging Infectious Disease. 10(1):131-136.

2003

Aarestrup F M, Lertworapreecha M, Evans MC, Bangtrakulnonth A, Chalermchaikit T, Hendriksen RS, Wegener HC, 2003. Antimicrobial susceptibility and occurrence of resistance genes among Salmonella enterica serovar Weltevreden from different countries, Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 52(4):715-718.

2002

Herikstad H, Motarjemi Y, Tauxe RV, 2002. Salmonella Surveillance: a global survey of public health serotyping. Epidemiology and Infection. 129(1):1-8.

Petersen A, Aarestrup FM, Angulo FJ, Wong S, Stohr K and Wegener HC, 2002. WHO Global Salm-Surv External Quality Assurance System (EQAS): An important step towards improving the quality of Salmonella serotyping and antimicrobial susceptibility testing worldwide. Microbial Drug Resistance. 8(4):345-353.

Wagenaar J, Fernandez H, van Bergen M, Hendriksen RS, Price L, Wegener HC, 2002. WHO Activities to strengthen Campylobacter surveillance in resource poor countries (WHO Global Salm-Surv). International Journal of Medical Microbiology, vol. 293 Suppl. 35:95.

2000

Wegener H, Petersen A, Evans M., Hendriksen R, Lo Fo Wong D, Aarestrup, F, 2002. WHO Global Salm-Surv [in Danish]. Alimenta. (2): 10-15.

World Health Organization, 2000. Global Salm-Surv on Internet. Weekly Epidemiological Record. 75(29):236-237

Global Foodborne Infections Network conference abstracts

2011

Ayele M, DeLong SM, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Wagenaar JA, Karlsmose S, Maxwell N, Knope K, Chiller T and GFN Members, 2011. WHO Global Foodborne Infections Network (GFN): Over 10 years of strengthening national capacities to detect and control foodborne and other enteric infections globally. Emerging Diseases and Surveillance (IMED 2011), 4 - 7 February 2011, Vienna, Austria.

Joshi HB, DeLong SM, Chiller T, Lo Fo Wong D, and WHO Global Foodborne Infection Network Steering Committee Partners and Members, 2011. WHO Global Foodborne Infections Network –interfacing with human health, veterinary and food- related disciplines. 1st International One Health Congress, 14 – 16 February 2011, Melbourne, Australia.

2010

Ng LK, Mukhi S, Swaminathan B, Rayfield M, Bhatia R, Lo Fo Wong D, Nair GB, Macregor-Skinner G, Chu M, 2010. Building, Connecting and Sustaining Global Laboratory Resources: a "Social Community" Approach to Linking Laboratories / Institutions to Networks, Network to Network, and Network with Networks. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 11-14 July 2010, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Ran L, Gao Y, Kan B, Wu S, Lo-Fo-Wong D, Angulo FJ, Varma JK; Wang Z, Feng Z, 2010. Laboratory-based surveillance on non-typhoid Salmonella infection in China. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 11-14 July 2010, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Carlson VP, Hendriksen RS, Karlsmose S, Aarestrup FM, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Weill F-X., Angulo FJ , and WHO Global Foodborne Infections Network, 2010. Evaluation of the WHO Global Foodborne Infections Network External Quality Assurance System, 2008: Enhancing Laboratory-based Surveillance Worldwide. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 11-14 July 2010, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Karlsmose S, Hendriksen RS, Mikoleit M, Jensen AB, Carlson VP, Delong SM, Weill F-X, Aidara-Kane A, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Aarestrup FM, and WHO GFN Members, 2010. WHO Global Foodborne Infections Network External Quality Assurance System (EQAS) for serotyping and antimicrobial susceptibility testing of Salmonella isolates. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 11-14 July 2010, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Worthington W, Clayton S, DeLong S, Kariuki S, Mensah P, Benzler J, Hazzard T, Chalermchaikit T, Gongal G, Lo Fo Wong D, 2010. Positive impact of selected World Health Organization Global Foodborne Infections Network Training Courses 6-months post course completion. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 11-14 July 2010, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Karlsmose S, Hendriksen RS, Mikoleit M, Aidara-Kane A, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Aarestrup FM, Mc Dermott P and WHO GFN Members, 2010. Reference testing performed as part of the WHO Global Foodborne Infections Network activities. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 11-14 July 2010, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Wright AP, Mikoleit HJ, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Hendriksen RS, Ng LK, McDermott P, Jouan M, Victoir K, Wagenaar J, Kirk M, Varela Santos C, Gerner-Schmidt P, Chiller T and GFN members, 2010. WHO Global Foodborne Infections Network (GFN), 2000-2010: A Decade of Building Capacity. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 11-14 July 2010, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Lo Fo Wong D, Powell JH, Wright AP, DeLong SM, and WHO Global Foodborne Infections Network Steering Committee Partners and Members, 2010. WHO Global Foodborne Infections Network (WHO GFN), A Decade of Progression in Global Disease Surveillance and Outbreak Detection. European Scientific Conference on Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology (ESCAIDE 2010), 11-13 November 2010, Lisbon, Portugal.

2009

Montaño M, Hendriksen RS, Karlsmose S, Maxwell TN, McDermott PF, Wagenaar JA, Jones TF, Fullerton KE, DeLong SM, Lo Fo Wong D, 2009. WHO Global Salm-Surv: Building Global Capacity to detect, control and prevent Foodborne and other Enteric Infections. National Center for Zoonotic, Vector-Borne, and Enteric Diseases (NCZVED) Science Summit.

Van Bergen MAP, and WHO-GSS members, 2009. WHO-Global Salm Surv: Building Global Capacity, Workshop on Food safety and Quality management in agrifood chains, Wageningen International, Lelystad, Netherlands, April 2009.

2008

Van Bergen M, and WHO-GSS members, 2008. WHO-Global Salm Surv: Building Global Capacity, Workshop on Food safety and Quality management in agrifood chains, Wageningen International, Lelystad, Netherlands, November 2008.

Lo Fo Wong DMA, Wagenaar JA, Wegener HC, Angulo FJ, DeLong SN, and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2008. WHO Global Salm-Surv: Building capacity to detect, control and prevent foodborne and other enteric infections. International Symposium on Food Safety, Quality Assurance and Global Trade, 7-9 November 2008, Pantnagar, India.

Wagenaar J, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Angulo F, McDermott P, Ng L-K, Wegener H, Kirk M, Jouan M, Varela C, and WHO Global Salm-Surv. WHO Salm-Surv: Global Interdisciplinary Collaboration in Lab-based Foodborne Disease Surveillance and Outbreak Detection and Response. 2008 Canadian Campylobacter Conference, 25-26 September 2008, Montréal, Québec, Canada.

Lo Fo Wong DMA, Hopkins AL, Wagenaar JA, McDermott P, Karlsmose S, Varela Santos C, Kruse K, DeLong SM, Angulo FJ and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2008. Improving capacity for foodborne disease surveillance and outbreak detection and response in Europe through WHO Global Salm-Surv. European Scientific Conference on Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology, 19-21 November 2008, Berlin, Germany.

Hendriksen RS, Seyfarth AM, Jensen AB, Whichard J, Karlsmose S, Joyce K, Mikoleit M, DeLong SM, Weill F-X, Aidara-Kane A, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Angulo FJ, Wegener HC, Aarestrup, 2008. Improving antimicrobial susceptibility testing worldwide: WHO Global Salm-Surv External Quality Assurance System (EQAS) for antimicrobial susceptibility testing of Salmonella isolates, 2000-2007. ASM Conference on Antimicrobial Resistance in Zoonotic Bacteria and Foodborne Pathogens, 15 - 18 June 2008, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Pires SM, Vieira AR, Wegener HC, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Karlsmose S and WHO GSS Members, 2008. WHO Global Salm-Surv Country Databank. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 16-19 March 2008, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, p. 189.

Vieira AR, Pires SM, Wegener HC, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Karlsmose S and WHO GSS Members, 2008. WHO Global Salm-Surv: Worldwide Salmonella distribution, 1995 – 2006. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 16-19 March 2008, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, p. 167.

DeLong SM, Maxwell TN, Carlson VP, Lo Fo Wong D, Angulo FJ and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2008. Global survey by the World Health Organization (WHO) to assess public health surveillance systems for Salmonella; WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2006. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 16-19 March 2008, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, p. 157.

Carlson VP, Robinson CL, Lo Fo Wong D, Angulo FJ, DeLong SM and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2008. Health Marketing: A Tool for Expanding Global Health Partnerships. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 16-19 March 2008, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, p. 50-51.

Maxwell TN, Glynn MK, Lo Fo Wong D, Elmi M, Kaftyreva L, Singh N, Gouali M, Lopez B, Kariuki S, Chalermchaikit T, Angulo FJ and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2008. WHO Global Salm-Surv: Providing a platform for training on zoonoses, food security, and antimicrobial resistance issues, 2006-2007. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 16-19 March 2008, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, p. 191.

Naik K, Deokar A, DeLong SM, Lu R, Chalermchaikit T, Kaftyreva L, Fonkoua MC, Elmi M, Binsztein N, Lo Fo Wong D, Angulo FJ and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2008. Assessing the Public Health Impact of the First Five Years of WHO Global Salm-Surv. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 16-19 March 2008, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, p. 167.

2006

Wagenaar J, Lo Fo Wong D, Angulo F, Aidara-Kane A, Wegener H and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2006. World Health Organization Global Salm-Surv: interdisciplinary collaboration on food borne diseases linked to MedVetNet. Second MedVetNet General Scientific Meeting, 3-6 May 2006, Qawra, Malta, p. 17.

Wagenaar JA, Lo Fo Wong D, Hendriksen R, van Bergen MAP, DeLong SM, Wegener HC, Braam P, Angulo FJ, and Global Salm-Surv members, 2006. World Health Organization Global Salm-Surv: A Capacity-building Program for Laboratory-based Surveillance for Foodborne Diseases. International Symposium Salmonella and Salmonellosis, 10-12 May 2006, Saint-Malo, France.

Seyfarth AM, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Hendriksen RS, Wegener HC, Aarestrup FM and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2006. Worldwide Networking on Proficiency Testing of Salmonella - Five Years of WHO Global Salm-Surv EQAS. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 19-22 March 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, p. 96-97.

Musto J, Lo Fo Wong D, Wegener HC and WHO GSS members, 2006. World Health Organization Global Salm-Surv – understanding worldwide Salmonella distribution. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 19-22 March 2006, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, p. 193-194.

2005

Musto J, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Wegener HC, 2005. WHO Global Salm-Surv – Worldwide Salmonella surveillance. 10th EPIET Scientific Seminar, 13-15 October, 2005, Mahon, Menorca, Spain, p. 50.

Wagenaar J, Lo Fo Wong D, Musto J, McDermott P, Angulo F, Ng L-K, Aidara-Kane A, Wegener H and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2005. WHO Salm-Surv: Global Interdisciplinary Collaboration in Lab-based Foodborne Disease Surveillance and Outbreak Detection and Response. MedVetNet General Scientific Meeting, 29 June - 1 July 2005, Winchester, UK, p.33.

Wagenaar J, Seyfarth AM, Hendriksen R, van Bergen M, Lo Fo Wong D, Wegener H and WHO-Global Salm Surv, 2005. WHO Global Salm-Surv EQAS: results of the External Quality Assurance System for Campylobacter speciation, 2003-2004. 13th International Workshop on Campylobacter, Helicobacter and Related Organisms (CHRO) 4-8 September 2005, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.

2004

Wagenaar J, Gogstad E, Aidara-Kane A, Lo Fo Wong D, Jouan M, Ng L and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2004. WHO Global Salm-Surv and Applied Epidemiology Training Programs: Beneficial Partnerships. 9th EPIET Scientific Seminar, 14-16 October 2004, Mahón, Minorca, Spain.

Galanis E, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Patrick ME, Wegener HC, and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2004. Characterizing the worldwide distribution of Salmonella serotypes: The role of WHO Global Salm-Surv. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 29 February – 3 March 2004, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, p.177-178.

Patrick ME, Hendriksen RS, Lertworapreecha M, Aarestrup FM, Chalermchaikit T, Wegener HC, Lo Fo Wong DMA, 2004. Epidemiology of Salmonella Weltevreden in Southeast Asia and the Western Pacific – A WHO Global Slam-Surv Regional research Project. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 29 February – 3 March 2004, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, p. 81.

Seyfarth AM, Galanis E, Hendriksen RS, Wegener HC, Jensen AB, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Angulo FJ, DeLong S, Aarestrup FM, 2004. Assessing the Quality of Salmonella Serotyping and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing in National Laboratories Worldwide – Experiences from Four Years of WHO Global Salm-Surv EQAS. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 29 February – 3 March 2004, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, p. 202-203.

Chalermchaikit T, 2004. Activities of the WHO Global Salm-Surv: Asian Regional Center. Second FAO/WHO Global Forum of Food Safety Regulators, 12-14 October 2004, Bangkok, Thailand.

Aidara-Kane A, Braam P and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2004. World Health Organization Global Salm-Surv: A worldwide capacity building programme for the surveillance of Salmonella and other foodborne pathogens. Second FAO/WHO Global Forum of Food Safety Regulators, 12-14 October 2004, Bangkok, Thailand.

2003

Aidara-Kane A, Imhoff BC, Braam P, Wegener HC, Jouan M, Wagenaar JA, Ellis A, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Angulo F, and Global Salm-Surv., 2003. Strengthening Laboratory-Based Surveillance. ASM Conference on Salmonella: Pathogenesis, Epidemiology, and Vaccine Development, 20-24 September 2003, Sardinia, Italy, p. 87-88.

Wagenaar J, Fernandez H, van Bergen M, Hendriksen HS, Seyfarth AM, Lo Fo Wong D, Price L, Wegener HC, 2003. WHO Activities to strengthen Campylobacter surveillance in resource poor countries (WHO Global Salm-Surv). 12th International Workshop on Campylobacter, Helicobacter and Related Organisms (CHRO), September 6-10, 2003, Aarhus, Denmark, p. 95.

DeLong SM, Chiller TM, Angulo FJ and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2003. World Health Organization Global Salm-Surv (WHO-GSS): Fostering Global Collaboration in Foodborne Disease Surveillance. SEA and Western Pacific Tephinet Conference, 24-28 November 2003, Boracay, Philippines.

2002

Petersen A, Aarestrup FM, Jensen AB, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Evans MC, Angulo FJ, Imhoff BC, Wegener HC and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2002. External Quality Assurance System (EQAS) Demonstrates Continued Need For Improvement in Salmonella Serotyping and Susceptibility Testing WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2000 and 2001. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, 24-27 March 2002, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, p. 155-156.

Wegener HC, Angulo FJ, Braam P, Jouan M, Imhoff BC, Evans M, Petersen A, Aarestrup F, and WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2002. The WHO Global Salmonella Surveillance Programme, IS3 Symposium, Salmonella and Salmonellosis, 29-31 May 2002, Saint Brieuc, France. p. 577-578.

Varma JK, Imhoff B, Jouan M, Braam P, Wegener H, Angulo F, 2002. WHO Global Salm-Surv: Strengthening Laboratory-Based Surveillance and Laboratory-Epidemiology Partnerships to Reduce the Burden of Foodborne Diseases. International Conference of the Training Programs in Epidemiology and Public Health Interventions Network (TEPHINET), 2-6 June 2002, Madrid, Spain.

Binsztein N, 2002. WHO Global Salm-Surv Programme. Meeting on Antimicrobial Resistance, April 2002, Santa Cruz, Bolivia.

Braam P, 2002. WHO Global Salm-Surv. 27th World Veterinary Congress, 25-29 September 2002, Tunis, Tunisia.

Braam P, Imhoff BC, Wegener HC, Evans M, Petersen A, Jouan M, Angulo FJ, WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2002. WHO Global Salm-Surv: strengthening laboratory-based surveillance to reduce the global burden of foodborne diseases. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases (ICEID), 24-27 March 2002, Atlanta Georgia, USA.

Chalermchaikit T, Chongthaleoung A, Kanarat S. WHO Global Salm-Surv: Asian Regional Center. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases (ICEID), 24-27 March 2002, Atlanta Georgia, USA.

WHO Global Salm-Surv South America Working Group, WHO Global Salm-Surv. A WHO Global Salm-Surv retrospective study examining Salmonella serotypes in South America, 2000: dominance of salmonella serotype enteritidis. International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases (ICEID), 24-27 March 2002, Atlanta Georgia, USA.

2001

Wegener HC, Braam P, Wong S, Imhoff B, Jouan M, Evans MC, Lo Fo Wong DMA, Petersen A, Hendriksen RS, Aarestrup FM, Angulo FJ, 2001. WHO Global Salm-Surv - Status and future plans. WHO Consultation on Developing a Strategy for Global Surveillance for Foodborne Diseases and Risk Analysis, 26-29 November 2001, Geneva, Switzerland.

Petersen A, Aarestrup FM, Jensen AB, Wong S, Angulo FJ, Stöhr K, Wegener HC, 2001. WHO Global Salm-Surv External Quality Assurance System (EQAS): An important step towards improving the quality of Salmonella serotyping and antimicrobial susceptibility testing worldwide. Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 16-19 December 2001, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Imhoff BC, Mintz ED, Jouan M, Braam P, Wegener HC, Angulo FJ, WHO Global Salm-Surv. Rapid international assessment of laboratory capacity to test for Bacillus Anthracis via WHO Global Salm-Surv, 2001. In: International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases (ICEID); March 2002.

Petersen A, Aarestrup FM, Jensen AB, Wong S, Angulo FJ, Stöhr K, Wegener HC. WHO Global Salm-Surv External Quality Assurance System (EQAS): An important step towards improving the quality of Salmonella serotyping and antimicrobial susceptibility testing worldwide. In: International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases (ICEID); December 2001.

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