About the Authors

Juliana Almeida Leite

Roles Conceptualization, Methodology, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Health Emergencies Department, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

Lionel Gresh

Roles Conceptualization, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Health Emergencies Department, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

Andrea Vicari

Roles Conceptualization, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Health Emergencies Department, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

Jean Marc Gabastou

Roles Conceptualization, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Health Emergencies Department, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

Enrique Perez

Roles Conceptualization, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Health Emergencies Department, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

Sylvain Aldighieri

Roles Conceptualization, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Health Emergencies Department, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

SARINET laboratories Network

Membership of the SARINET laboratories Network is Provided in the Acknowledgments.

Affiliation Health Emergencies Department, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

Jairo Mendez-Rico

Roles Conceptualization, Methodology, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

ricoj@paho.org

Affiliation Health Emergencies Department, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.