Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network (GOARN) Meeting of Partners
On the invitation of World Health Organization (WHO), Dr. Shigeru Suganami, President of AMDA attended the Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network (GOARN) Meeting of Partners at WHO Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. AMDA participated at the meeting held on April 16th & 17th, 2009 in the capacity of WHO temporary adviser. The meeting brought together GOARN partners to examine both technical as well as operational functions of the network. Collaborations and networking among partners were also encouraged and furthered.
AMDA hopes to contribute to the work of GOARN through its own system and hopes to upgrade its efficiency by collaborating with GOARN, other NGOs and academic institution.