Influenza Surveillance
Vaccine Recommendations
Samples Received
Surveillance Data


Contact
WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza (VIDRL)
Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity
792 Elizabeth Street
Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia

T +61 3 9342 9300
F +61 3 9342 9329
whoflu@influenzacentre.org

We acknowledge the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation as the traditional custodians of the land where our Centre is located.

Samples Received

Total samples received, 1 January - 31 August 2019
Click on the city names below or map markers to see laboratories that have sent samples during 2019.
AUSTRALASIA
Australia
Adelaide
Brisbane
Canberra
Darwin
Hobart
Melbourne
Newcastle
Perth
Sydney
New Zealand
Christchurch
Wellington

PACIFIC
New Caledonia: Noumea
Fiji: Suva
Solomon Islands: Honiara

SOUTH EAST ASIA
Brunei: Bandar Seri Begawan
Cambodia: Phnom Penh
Indonesia: Jakarta
Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur
Philippines: Muntinlupa City
Singapore
Thailand: Bangkok
Timor-Leste: Dili

EAST ASIA
Macau

SOUTH ASIA
Sri Lanka: Colombo

AFRICA
South Africa: Johannesburg

Samples received in other years: 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010

Information about sending influenza samples to a WHO Collaborating Centre is available here.

Thank you to the following centres who sent us samples during August 2019:

Laboratory City and Country
No. samples received
Westmead Hospital Sydney, Australia
267
SA Pathology Adelaide, Australia
200
John Hunter Hospital Newcastle, Australia
127
The Institute of Environmental Science and Research Wellington, New Zealand
100
Royal Darwin Hospital Darwin, Australia
97
Centre Hospitalier de Nouvelle Calédonie Noumea, New Caledonia
79
Canberra Hospital Canberra, Australia
65
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL) Melbourne, Australia
57
Medical Research Institute of Sri Lanka Colombo, Sri Lanka
55
Royal Hobart Hospital Hobart, Tasmania
52
Alfred Hospital Melbourne, Victoria
51
Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne, Australia
42
Prince of Wales Hospital Sydney, Australia
40
Queensland Health Forensic and Scientific Services Brisbane, Queensland
36
Public Health Laboratory Macau SAR, China
30
Pathwest QEII Medical Centre Perth, Australia
28
The Children's Hospital at Westmead Sydney, Australia
24
Hobart Pathology Hobart, Australia
20
Monash Medical Centre Melbourne, Australia
1
Dorevitch Pathology Melbourne, Australia
1

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