Standing Committee on Pandemic Preparedness: interim report - appendix

The appendix provides further information on the Committee’s initial discussions relating to pandemic preparedness, which have identified a number of areas and issues for further consideration by the Committee as they take forward their work and produce their final report.

List of Abbreviations

COG-UK: COVID-19 Genomics UK Consortium 

COVID-19: Coronavirus Disease 2019 

CSO: Chief Scientist Office 

CVR: MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research 

EAVE II: Early Pandemic Evaluation and Enhanced Surveillance of COVID-19 

EU: European Union 

G7: Group of Seven Countries 

HCID: High Consequence Infectious Disease 

NHS: National Health Service 

NIHR: National Institute for Health Research 

PHS: Public Health Scotland 

PPE: Personal Protective Equipment 

RSE: Royal Society of Edinburgh 

SAGE: Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies 

SARS-CoV-2: Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 

SSAC: Scottish Science Advisory Council 

UKHSA: United Kingdom Health Security Agency 

UKRI: UK Research and Innovation 

WHO: World Health Organization



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