Vector-Borne Disease Network

Bringing VBD experts together for collaboration

CANADIAN Surveillance networks

NCCID is one of six National Collaborating Centres for Public Health funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada, each focusing on a different area of public health. Our host organization is the University of Manitoba.


International Networks

  • HealthMap - monitors, organizes, integrates, filters, visualizes and disseminates online information about emerging diseases, facilitating early detection of global public health threats


Vector Surveillance Marketplace

Vector Sample Market – Offer/Request Form

Click here for a dashboard view of sample availability


 Vector Borne Disease Resources


Maps of Vector Distribution in North America


Asian Longhorned Tick Resources

Haemaphysalis longicornis and Canada 2018

Removing and Submitting Ticks for potential testing in Canada

Ontario Public Health Asian Longhorned Tick: Assessing Public Health Implications for Ontario


USDA - Story Map of the Asian Longhorned Tick in the United States

US CDC - What you need to know about Asian Longhorned Ticks

University of Georgia Map of Haemophysalis longicornis in the United States

Rutgers University Haemaphysalis longicornis in the United States: what you need to know

Learn how to recognize an Asian Longhorned Tick