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Diana Chang-Blanc, Ryan McWhorter, Ousmane Dia, Graça Matsinhe, Henok Benti, Philippe Jaillard, Jeff Sanderson
1. Global updates: Network design, system optimization and vaccine management best practice 2. Country innovations: Designing for the future and rethinking more fundamental design elements
IHME
A dedicated place for anyone interested in global health and demography to quickly find and share information about data along with actual datasets. Provides information on the burden of disease...
PATH
Il s’agit d’un outil simple dans Excel qui permet d’évaluer et de comparer les coûts des programmes de vaccination antirotavirus pour chaque vaccin antirotavirus disponible sur le marché...
PATH
Il s’agit d’un outil simple dans Excel qui permet d’évaluer et de comparer les coûts des programmes de vaccination VPC (vaccin pneumococcique conjugué) sur un an et sur une période totale...
Kate Causey, Nancy Fullman, Reed J D Sorensen, Natalie C Galles, Peng Zheng, Aleksandr Aravkin, M Carolina Danovaro-Holliday, Ramon Martinez-Piedra, Samir V Sodha, Martha Patricia Velandia-González, Marta Gacic-Dobo, Emma Castro, Jiawei He, Megan Schipp, Amanda Deen, Simon I Hay, Stephen S Lim, Jonathan F Mosser
The COVID-19 pandemic and efforts to reduce SARS-CoV-2 transmission substantially affected health services worldwide. To better understand the impact of the pandemic on childhood routine...
Wendy Prosser, Olamide Folorunso, Joseph McCord, Gregory Roche, Marie Tien, Benjamin Hatch, Cary Spisak, Eleonora Genovese, Bibata Pare, Koffi Donatien, Magdi Ibrahim, Elias Abou-Charaf, Christopher Wright, Jean-Charles Dubourg
Key stakeholders from Ministries of Health and immunization programs identified bottlenecks in the current iSC and prioritized five general design scenarios to model in each country. Scenarios...
Kaja Abbas, Timos Papadopoulos, Xiang Li, Hope L. Johnson, Hannah E. Clapham, Emilia Vynnycky, Zulma M. Cucunubá, Susy Echeverria-Londono, Mark Jit, Christinah Mukandavire
The past two decades have seen expansion of childhood vaccination programmes in low-income and middle-income countries (LMICs). This study quantifies the health impact of these programmes by...
Dose Per Container Partnership
To help immunization stakeholders make effective DPC decisions for their country context, the Dose Per Container Partnership (DPCP) has developed generalized information based on the partnership’s...
Dose Per Container Partnership
This resource is a culmination of DPCP research results to provide decision makers with evidence that can be generalized to other countries when considering vaccine presentation. Country- and...
Jo Gwillim
Jo Gwillim from Dulas Ltd presents an overview of the design challenges and solar sizing methodology used to ensure the new generation of Solar Direct Drive cold chain equipment perform reliably in...
World Health Organization (WHO), UNICEF
The Guidance was developed by the WHO-UNICEF Immunization Supply Chain and Logistics Hub and is aligned with the “Joint Statement on Comprehensive EVM”. This guidance document aims to support...
Shevanthi Nayagam et al.
Background Despite the existence of effective prevention and treatment interventions, hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection continues to cause nearly 1 million deaths each year. WHO aspires to global...
VillageReach
This report from VillageReach offers detailed analysis and lessons learned from over a decade of working with the Mozambique Ministry of Health to implement comprehensive iSC changes leading to a...
Barry B Hughes et al.
Long-term forecasts of mortality and disease burden are essential for setting current and future health system priorities, yet few forecasts cover a wide range of nations over a long span of time....
Tiffany Fitzpatrick and Chris T Bauch
The potential benefits of coordinating infectious disease eradication programs that use campaigns such as supplementary immunization activities (SIAs) should not be over-looked. One example of a...
Sun-Young Kim et al.
Immunization policymakers at global and local levels need to establish priorities among new vaccines competing for limited resources. However, comparison of the potential impact of single vaccination...
Syed Aljunid et al.
Pneumococcal disease is the leading cause of vaccine-preventable death in children younger than 5 years of age worldwide. The World Health Organization recommends pneumococcal conjugate vaccine as a...
Kenzo Takahashi et al.
During 1999-2003, Japan experienced a series of measles epidemics, and in Action Plans to Control Measles and the Future Problems, it was proposed that infants be immunized soon after their one-year...
Bruce Y. Lee et al.
Single-dose vaccine formats can prevent clinic-level vaccine wastage but may incur higher production, medical waste disposal, and storage costs than multi-dose formats. To help guide vaccine...
David Fisman & Ashleigh Tuite
Background: The 2014 West African Ebola outbreak has evolved into an epidemic of historical proportions and catastrophic scope. Prior outbreaks have been contained through the use of personal...
Kai Gong
An efficient algorithm that can properly identify the targets to immunize or quarantine for preventing an epidemic in a population without knowing the global structural information is of obvious...
Simon I. Hay et al.
It is perhaps surprising to state that we have an extremely poor knowledge of the global distribution of the vast majority of infectious diseases [1]. A review of all infectious diseases of clinical...
Ramírez-Ramírez, Lilia L, Gel, Yulia R, Thompson, Mary, de Villa, Eileen, McPherson, Matt
In this paper we discuss the SIMID tool for simulation of the spread of infectious disease, enabling spatio-temporal visualization of the dynamics of influenza outbreaks. SIMID is based on modern...
Mangal TD et al.
The \"endgame\" for worldwide poliomyelitis eradication will entail eventual cessation of the use of oral poliovirus vaccine (OPV) in all countries to prevent the reintroduction of vaccine-derived...
Pesco P et al.
Pertussis or whooping cough is a vaccine-preventable respiratory disease that has reemerged in the past decades. A higher morbidity and mortality has been recorded in infants, although cases have...
N Hens et al.
Despite long-standing two-dose measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccination, measles outbreaks still occur in highly vaccinated European populations. For instance, large measles outbreaks occurred in...
G. Garcia, L. Maillart, M. Mofrad, B. Norman, J. Rajgopal
VaCRO is an Excel based tool that helps clinicians minimize open vial waste while maximizing immunization coverage by using the mathematical models to determine cut-off times for which it is optimal...
Breva- Lina Pérez, Domingo- Javier Díez, Martínez Beneito- Miguel ángel & Barber`{a}- Joan Puig
OBJECTIVE: To develop a method to estimate vaccination coverage using both a computerized vaccine registry with an unknown underreporting rate and a seroprevalence study. A real example of a...
Pramanik- Santanu, Muthusamy- Nithiyananthan, Gera- Rajeev & Laxminarayan- Ramanan
Information on population health indicators in India come from a number of surveys that vary in periodicity- scope and detail. In the case of immunization- the most recent coverage indicators are...