Tag: Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

National COVID-19 response to safeguard nation

National COVID-19 response to safeguard nation

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 26, 2020

- President tells emergency multi-stakeholder meeting His Excellency, Dr. Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana hosting virtual ... Read More

Centre for Disease Prevention a cornerstone in country’s medical memory- President David Granger

Centre for Disease Prevention a cornerstone in country’s medical memory- President David Granger

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- July 30, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, July 30, 2020 The commissioning of Guyana’s $1.6B Centre for Disease Prevention and Control will forever be ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.