Dr. Polson Meets with Dengue Action Response Team

Dr. Karen Polson, Entomologist/Parasitologist for the Mosquito Control Program of the Trinidad-based Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), on Tuesday met with members of the country’s Dengue Action Response Team (DART) at the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour conference room.  

Integrated Management Strategy for Dengue Prevention and Control and the Memorandum of Understanding between the local government and private agencies to ensure timely response of information, treatment and elimination of breeding sites, was thoroughly discussed.

PHOTO CUTLINE: Members of the DART Team meeting with Dr. Karen Polson (3rd from left) at the Ministry of Public Health Conference room on Tuesday. DCOMM Photo