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Table 6 AAR in Greece: stakeholder matrix with participating institutions

From: West Nile virus in Europe: after action reviews of preparedness and response to the 2018 transmission season in Italy, Slovenia, Serbia and Greece

  Human Health Entomology Animal Health SoHO Safety
Surveillance and early warning NPHO-VBDO; CHVC; HNBTC; HNTO; WGDAA RCM-PH (PC); RUWA-EH (PC); RA-PH; NSPH; NPHO-VBDO; BPI MoRD&F-VS CHVC; HNBTC; HNTO; WGDAA
Policy MoH-PH MoH-PH; RCM-PH; RUWA-EH; RA-PH; BPI MoRD&F-VS HNBTC; CHVC; HNTO
Laboratory NRCA NSPH MoRD&F-VS HNBTC; NRCA
Clinical care Infectious Diseases Experts- NPHO Consultants    
Vector control RCM-PH (PC); RUWA-EH (PC); RA-PH (PC) RCM-PH (PC); RUWA-EH (PC); RA-PH (PC) RCM-PH (PC); RUWA-EH (PC); RA-PH (PC)  
SoHO Safety Measures HNBTC; CHVC; HNTO    HNBTC; CHVC; HNTO
Communication NPHO-VBDO; NPHO- PCO; MoH-PH; RCM-PH; RUWA-EH; RA-PH NPHO-VBDO; RCM-PH; RUWA-EH; RA-PH MoRD&F-VS HNBTC; CHVC; HNTO
  1. Acronyms/abbreviations of the institutions involved: MoH-PH Ministry of Health [includes General Secretariat for Public Health, General Directorate of Public Health and Quality of Life, and a multi-sectorial National Committee for the Management and Prevention of Tropical Diseases], NPHO Hellenic National Public Health Organization (MoH), NPHO-VBDO NPHO-Department of Epidemiological Surveillance and Intervention, Vector-borne Diseases Office, NRCA National Reference Center for Arboviruses and Haemorrhagic Fever viruses, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, RCM-PH Region of Central Macedonia- General Directorate of Public Health, RUWA-EH Regional Unit of West Attica, Region of Attica- Directorate of Environmental Hygiene and Sanitary Control, RA-PH Region of Attica- General Directorate of Public Health, PC Private companies- contractors of the vector control programmes of the Region of Central Macedonia (“Ecodevelopment SA”) and the Regional Unit of West Attica (“Inseko LP & Bioefarmoges Eleftheriou & Co LP”), HNBTC Hellenic National Blood Transfusion Centre (Laboratory screening testing of blood donations is performed in the HNBTC in Athens and in the AHEPA University Hospital Blood Centre in Thessaloniki), CHVC Coordinating Haemovigilance Centre of the Hellenic NPHO, HNTO Hellenic National Transplant Organization, NPHO-PCO NPHO- Press & Communication Office, NSPH National School of Public Health, BPI Benaki Phytopathological Institution, MoRD&F Ministry of Rural Development & Food (the implementation of the animal surveillance programme is performed by the Regional Veterinary Authorities), MoRD&F-VS MoRD&F’s Directorate General of Veteninary Services, WGDAA Working Group for the designation of affected areas from vector-borne diseases- under the National Committee for the Management and Prevention of Tropical Diseases (MoH).