PRESS RELEASE – On the 24th of April, 2017, a group of PAHO Representatives, met with the Ministry of Health Team, to discuss the way forward and how this survey will be executed effectively and efficiently.
Chief epidemiologist, Nahum Jn. Baptiste gave a further insight of the consultation.
Maria Sanchez, PAHO representative says, this venture is very important, and with Saint Lucia providing best practices for controlling Bilharzia, this will not benefit only Saint Lucia, but countries across the globe.
Maria Sanchez encourages individuals across the island to participate and cooperate with the survey agents .
Reporting from the Ministry of Health and Wellness I am Miguel Mauricette.