CARPHA: Get vaccinated for flu, measles

The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is calling on its member states to keep encouraging vaccinations against preventable diseases. In a media release this afternoon, CARPHA implored the Car...

April 29, 2020
COVID-19

UWI testing for COVID-19 expected soon

Testing for COVID-19 will be expanded in Trinidad and Tobago soon. The first site is set to be at the University of the West Indies’ Faculty of Medical Sciences which is located at the Eric Willi...

April 28, 2020
COVID-19

Police end search for quarantine escapee

The man who left quarantine on Monday without permission is no longer being sought by police as his test results came back negative. On Tuesday, reports circulating on social media caused panic whe...

April 03, 2020
COVID-19

CARPHA and COVID-19 testing: 8 things to know

The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), which is the regional reference laboratory for testing for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), held a media briefing on April 1, 2020, to give informati...

April 01, 2020
COVID-19