Epidemiology of infectious diseases
Stay posted on epidemiological matters through the epidemiology of infectious diseases website. This website also offers practical information and procedures.
Treatment of rabies in humans
The medical care of patients who were exposed to a suspected animal (rabies prophylaxis) has been transferred to the ITM in Antwerp since the 1st of July 2017. The WIV-ISP continues to be responsible for laboratory analyses for human and animal rabies as the national reference laboratory.
Between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on weekdays: 03 / 247.64.65 ou 03 / 247.64.05
In case of emergency (hospitalisation UZA): 03 / 821.30.00