Blood safety and laboratory technology


Establishment of public health laboratories in South-East Asia

Publication details

Editors: WHO
Number of pages: 150
Publication date: 2018
Languages: English
ISBN: 978-92-9022-6543



Public health laboratory services are an essential part of any strong and effective health system, contributing significantly to the prevention and control of diseases as well as improvement of the nation’s health. This document will assist our Member States in their efforts to establish and strengthen public health laboratories and forge their network in pursuit of preventing and containing emerging, re-emerging and novel communicable diseases in the South-East Asia Region.