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Workshop 2015

The 10th EURL-Campylobacter workshop, Stockholm, Sweden, 28-30 September 2015

 Group picture from EURL-Campylobacter workshop 2015

The 10th EURL-Campylobacter workshop was held in Stockholm, Sweden 28-30 September 2015.
Representatives from the EU NRLs, from third countries and from DG-Sante and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) as well as other experts participated in the workshop. Photo: Linda Svensson/SVA


Photos from the workshop (pdf, 8Mb)


Presentations given at the workshop are available as pdf-files below.

Welcome and introduction
Eva Olsson Engvall, EURL-Campylobacter

Campylobacter control in the food chain. EU proposals on the revision of the hygiene inspection of poultry
Klaus Kostenzer, DG Sante

Campylobacteriosis in humans in the EU/EEA – from rates to burden
Johanna Takkinen & Alessandro Cassini, ECDC

Methods for examining infectious diseases and climate. Campylobacter case studies in Europe
Gordon Nichols, PHE, UK

Molecular typing enhanced surveillance at EU level
Ivo van Walle, ECDC

An introduction to whole genome sequencing (WGS)
Hanna Skarin, EURL-Campylobacter

Using WGS as the primary tool in molecular surveillance – Molecular epidemiology: work flow and applications
Cecilia Jernberg, Public Health Agency, Sweden

Results of PT no 15 (enumeration of Campylobacter spp. in broiler meat) and PT no 16 (detection and species identification of Campylobacter in sock samples), 2015
Performance in PT no 15 and PT no 16, 2015
Ingrid Hansson and Ann Nyman, EURL-Campylobacter

Campylobacter – current situation in Switzerland
Gudrun Overesch, CH

Campylobacter control in Dutch poultry; a joint project of the poultry production chain and research institutes: 2015-2018
Miriam Koene, NL

Follow-up of the European baseline study on Campylobacter: in-depth analysis in Belgian slaughterhouses
Nadine Botteldoorn, BE

Campylobacter, NVWA
Greetje Castelijn, NL

A Microbiological survey of Campylobacter contamination in fresh whole UK produced chilled chickens at retail sale (2014-15)
Nicola Elviss, UK

Changes in the NRL for Campylobacter Portugal
Hugo Guedes, PT

Outcomes of the CamCon project
Merete Hofshagen, NO

ISO 10272 revised – we are almost there!
Wilma Jacobs-Reitsma, RIVM, NL

Summary of group discussions
Elina Lahti, EURL-Campylobacter

ISO TAG3 working group on PCR assays for Campylobacter identification
Eva Olsson Engvall, EURL-Campylobacter

Summary of workshop. What´s happening next?
Eva Olsson Engvall, EURL-Campylobacter

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