Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center
Typhoid Out Break2017-01-166 village-sanu Dorona Geog-Dorona Drist- Dagana /Others/OthersHealth WorkerLungtenphu Military Hospital
Bitten by Suspected Rabid dog 2016-11-102 Radhi Bazar ,Trashigang /Radhi/TrashigangHealth WorkerRadi BHU
Suspected Measles outbreak among students2016-11-146 Joenkhar Pry School/Sakteng/TrashigangHealth WorkerJoenkhar BHU
Bitten by rabid dog2016-11-071 Near Khatoe Village,Radhi Gewog/Radhi/TrashigangHealth WorkerRadi BHU
bitten by suspected rabid dog2016-10-252 near Pakaling Community Primary School/Radhi/TrashigangHealth WorkerRadi BHU

News at PHL

  • Dr. Karma Lhazeen, Director, DoPH officially taking over the RCDC building from Mr. Sonam Jamtsho, Director, DMSHI

  • Consultative workshop on strengthening surveillance of food-borne diseases and response in RCDC from 23rd -25th August

  • GeneXpert MTB/RIF installation and hands-on training

  • Guideline Development of Surveillance of Acute Undifferentiated Febrile Illness Among Hospitalized Patients

  • Workshop on Integrated Surveillance and Climate Informed Health Early Warning System

  • Training on Web based Recording and Reporting of Tuberculosis: TBISS-Tuberculosis Information and Surveillance System

  • Training workshop conducted by RCDC for health workers on operational aspects of SARI surveillance system at Hotel Dewaling, Gelephu from 25th – 27th Jabuary 2016