Australia's notifiable diseases status, 2010: Annual report of the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System - Acknowledgements

The Australia’s notifiable diseases status, 2010 report provides data and an analysis of communicable disease incidence in Australia during 2010. The full report is available in 16 HTML documents. The full report is also available in PDF format from the Table of contents page.

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This extract of the NNDSS annual report 2010 was published in Communicable Diseases Intelligence Vol 36 No 1 March 2012. A print friendly full version may be downloaded as a PDF 1862 KB.

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The authors wish to thank the following people for their contribution to this report.

Members of the National Surveillance Committee

The National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases, in particular, Clayton Chiu, Aditi Dey, Deepika Mahajan Robert Menzies, and Helen Quinn

Author details

Coordinating author: Alison Milton

Data management and mapping: Stefan Stirzaker, Mark Trungove, Dougald Knuckey

Bloodborne diseases: Nicolee Martin, Chris Hastie, Kate Pennington

Gastrointestinal diseases: Timothy Sloan-Gardner, Gerard Fitzsimmons

Quarantinable diseases: Gerard Fitzsimmons, Katrina Knope

Sexually transmissible infections: Nicolee Martin, Kate Pennington

Vaccine preventable diseases: Nicolee Martin, Samantha Martinek, Lucas Mills, Kate Pennington, Christina Barry

Vectorborne diseases: Katrina Knope, Phil Wright, Mark Power

Zoonoses: Katrina Knope, Phil Wright, Mark Power

Other bacterial infections: Nicolee Martin, Christina Barry

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With contributions from:

National organisations

Communicable Diseases Network Australia and subcommittees

Australian Childhood Immunisation Register

Australian Gonococcal Surveillance Programme

Australian Meningococcal Surveillance Programme

Australian Sentinel Practice Research Network

Australian Quarantine Inspection Service

National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research

National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases

National Enteric Pathogens Surveillance Scheme

OzFoodNet Working Group

World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza

State and territory health departments

Communicable Diseases Control, ACT Health, Australian Capital Territory

Communicable Diseases Surveillance and Control Unit, NSW Ministry of Health, New South Wales

Centre for Disease Control, Northern Territory Department of Health and Community Services, Northern Territory

Communicable Diseases Branch, Queensland Health, Queensland

Communicable Disease Control, South Australian Department of Health, South Australia

Communicable Diseases Prevention Unit, Department of Health and Human Services, Tasmania

Communicable Diseases Section, Department of Human Services, Victoria

Communicable Diseases Control Directorate, Department of Health, Western Australia

Corresponding author: Miss Alison Milton, Zoonoses, Foodborne & Emerging Infectious Diseases Section, Office of Health Protection, Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing, GPO Box 4898, MDP 14, CANBERRA, ACT 2601. Telephone: +61 2 6289 2717. Facsimile: +61 2 6289 2600. Email: epi AT

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