New App on Communicable Infectious Diseases

Created on Friday, 24 February 2017

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) has created a new Threat Reports app. It is free, open access, and provides direct access to key updates and reports on communicable disease threats of concern to the EU on mobiles devices.

Search by specific disease or virus – from avian influenza to Zika, or by specific report type – including the weekly Communicable Disease Threat Report (CDTR), rapid risk assessments and epidemiological updates.
The app offers the possibility to read reports offline through My Folder and to receive push notifications of new reports.
The Threat Reports app is available from (Apple) App StoreGoogle Play and Windows App Store.