Communicable Diseases and Emergency Preparedness and Response

We provide scientific and technical support to prevent and control infectious diseases and respond to other public health emergencies.

We use the latest evidence to advance knowledge and guide practice. We leverage surveillance data to monitor and respond to diseases in our population and to monitor vaccine safety and coverage.

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PHO Grand Rounds: What’s new with the flu? 2019–20 season

A summary of vaccine effectiveness estimates for the 2018–19 season will be included, in addition to an overview of influenza vaccines available under Ontario’s Universal Influenza Immunization Program (UIIP) for the 2019–20 season.

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Updated 20 Nov 2018