P P H S N - R O S S P 

Pacific Public Health Surveillance Network 

Réseau océanien de surveillance de la santé publique





 Outbreak preparedness & control


This page is intended to provide PPHSN members with information on new reference documents available for measles elimination:

  • Draft PPHSN Reference Guide: Acute Fever and Rash Surveillance for Measles and Rubella Elimination - (February 2006) > (PDF, 354 KB)

  • WHO WPRO Report of UNICEF/WHO Workshop on the Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI) in the Pacific, Auckland, New Zealand, 8-12 March 2004 > (Word, 239 KB) (PDF, 60 KB)

  • WHO WPRO - Field Guidelines for Measles Elimination - 2004 > (PDF, 3 MB)

  • WHO Regional Committe Meeting for the Western Pacific - Resolution on Expanded Programme on Immunization: Measles and Hepatitis B - 10 September 2003 > (Word, 23 KB) (PDF, 17 KB)

  • WHO Manual for the laboratory diagnosis of measles virus infection - December 1999 > (PDF, 298 KB)

  • WHO Module on best practices for measles surveillance - 2001 > (PDF, 243 KB)


  • Measles Bulletin produced since 2004 available on WHO WPRO website

For further information or to receive these documents in electronic form, please contact us: phs.cdc@spc.int.



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