The Pan American Health Organization
Promoting Health in the Americas

 Safe Hospitals

Health Surveillance & Disease Prevention & Control — Communicable Diseases: 
Acute Respiratory Infections - Anthrax - Antimicrobial Resistance - Campylobacter - Chagas -
Cholera - Dengue - Diarrheal/Enteric Diseases - Disease Outbreak News -
Emerging/Reemerging Diseases - Filariasis - Hantavirus - InfluenzaAvian |  Pandemic |  Seasonal - International Health Regulations - Leishmaniasis - Leprosy - Malaria -
Neglected Diseases - Parasitic Diseases - Rabies - Research - Salmonella - Shigella - Smallpox -
Tuberculosis - West Nile Virus  - Yellow Fever  -
Health Analysis & Statistics - Chronic Diseases - Veterinary Public Health

Disease Prevention and Control / Communicable Diseases / Emerging & Reemerging Diseases

Weekly Epidemiological Bulletins

(by subregion, country, corresponding network and website)


Any sites included on this page provide access to first-hand epidemiological information on the occurrence and distribution of communicable diseases, through the Ministries of Health, regional agencies, or PAHO/WHO. PAHO endorses such efforts as these to collect and disseminate information. The purpose of these links is to facilitate networking and information exchange in the area of emerging and reemerging diseases.

Note: All national sites are in the official language(s) of the countries. Technical limitations did not always permit direct access to the reports within a particular site; in such cases, the navigational path is indicated to the user.

Network sites: CAREC | RECACER | Amazon | Southern Cone

Country Network Website
North America
Canada -- Health Canada, Notifiable Diseases On-Line
Santé Canada, Maladies en déclaration obligatoire en direct
USA -- CDC, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
Mexico -- Secretaría de Salud, Dirección General de Epidemiología, Boletín Epidemiología
Central America
Belize RECACER/CAREC CAREC Surveillance Report (e-CSR)
Costa Rica RECACER Ministerio de Salud, Vigilancia de la Salud, Reportes Vigilancia Epidemiológica
El Salvador RECACER Ministerio de Salud Pública y Asistencia Social, Vigilancia epidemiológica año 2004
Guatemala RECACER Ministerio de Salud Pública (MSPAS), Última Semana Epidemiológica
Honduras RECACER Secretaría de Salud, Cuadros Epidemiológicos, Situación Epidemiológica Semanal
Nicaragua RECACER Ministerio da Salud, Vigilancia Epidemiológica, Boletines Epidemiológicos
Panama RECACER Ministerio de Salud
Latin Caribbean
Cuba -- Instituto de Medicina Tropical "Pedro Kourí" (IPK), Boletín Epidemiológico Semanal
Dominican Republic RECACER Secretaría de Estado de Salud Pública, y Asistencia Social, Dirección de Epidemiología, (DIGEPI), Boletines semanales
Haiti RECACER --
Puerto Rico Departamento de Salud, Boletines
English-Speaking Caribbean
Bermuda CAREC CAREC Surveillance Report (e-CSR)
Barbados CAREC CAREC Surveillance Report (e-CSR)
Dominica CAREC CAREC Surveillance Report (e-CSR)
Grenada CAREC CAREC Surveillance Report (e-CSR)
Jamaica CAREC CAREC Surveillance Report (e-CSR)
St. Kitts & Nevis CAREC CAREC Surveillance Report (e-CSR)
St. Lucia CAREC CAREC Surveillance Report (e-CSR)
St. Vincent & the Grenadines CAREC CAREC Surveillance Report (e-CSR)
Trinidad and Tobago CAREC CAREC Surveillance Report (e-CSR)
Andean Group
Bolivia Amazon Ministerio de Salud y Deportes, Vigilancia Epidemiológica
Colombia Amazon Ministerio de la Protección Social, Sistema Nacional de Vigilancia en Salud Pública (SIVIGILA), Índice Boletines
Ecuador Amazon Ministerio de Salud Pública, Boletines
Guyana Amazon/CAREC CAREC Surveillance Report (e-CSR)
Peru Amazon Oficina General de Epidemiología, Boletín Epidemiológico
Suriname Amazon/CAREC CAREC Surveillance Report (e-CSR)
Venezuela Amazon Ministerio de Salud Pública y Desarrollo Social, Boletines, Alerta Epidemiológica
Brazil Amazon / Southern Cone Ministério da Saúde, Secretaría de Vigiláncia em Saúde, Boletim Eletrônico Epidemiológico
Southern Cone
Argentina Southern Cone Dirección de Epidemiología, Informe de Notificación Semanal, Última Semana Epidemiológica
Chile Southern Cone Ministerio de Salud, Departamento de Epidemiología, Vigilancia Transmisibles
Paraguay Southern Cone Ministerio de Salud y Bienestar Social, Dirección de Vigilancia, Enfermedades Transmisibles, Boletines Semanales
Uruguay Southern Cone Ministerio de Salud Pública, Salud de la Población, Boletín Epidemiológico
Source: List compiled by PAHO Communicable Disease Unit, Emerging and Reemerging Disease Team.
Last update: 5 August 2004.

EID Updates   |   Emerging/Reemerging Disease Page   |   Related Sites

Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization
525 Twenty-third Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037, United States of America
Tel.: +1 (202) 974-3000 Fax: +1 (202) 974-3663

© Pan American Health Organization. All rights reserved.