Pandemic Influenza Preparedness for Ireland: Advice of the Pandemic Influenza Expert Group

Pandemic Influenza Expert Group
This revised guidance, prepared in November 2008, replaces the draft version for consultation published in January 2007, and all other documents previously published by the Pandemic Influenza Expert Group (PIEG).
Note: For the most up to date advice and information on Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 please refer to the relevant sections of the HPSC website as this document has not been updated since May 2009.

On 10th August 2010, the pandemic was declared over.


The Supplements were prepared in November 2008 and uploaded on 26th April 2009.

Supplement 3 (to Chapter 3 of PIEG advice) Modelling and potential impact

Supplement 10 (to Chapter 10 of PIEG advice) Guidance for pandemic influenza: Infection control in hospitals, community and primary care settings

Supplement 11 (to Chapter 11 of PIEG advice)

Part 1: Guidance on public health actions to be taken on notification of avian influenza in birds in Ireland

Part 2: Irish Guidelines for the Public Health Management of Human Cases of Influenza (A/H5N1) and their Contacts - currently under revision