The Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (CDPC) of Latvia was established on 1st April 2012 by Cabinet of Ministers of Latvia. Centre is supervised by Ministry of Health (www.vm.gov.lv).
CDPC of Latvia is Institution aimed at strengthening Latvia’s public health system, preventing diseases, including infectious and rare diseases. It is seated in capital city Riga, Latvia.
According to the Cabinet of Minister’s Decree of 3rd April 2012, No 241 the Centre’s mission is to implement public health policy in the field of epidemiological safety and disease prevention.