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A significant change in the polio eradication and broader global health landscape is the Mid-term evaluation of the implementation of the Strategic Action Plan on Polio Transition (2018 - 2023)....
David Brown - 2019
Recent reports [1] of counterfeit yellow fever vaccination certificates in Zambia follow reports of falsified proof of vaccination documents being used in other countries, including Ethiopia [2],...
Dear Colleagues, The agenda of the ‘International Workshop in Ensuring Product Quality in Procurement and Supply Chain Management’ was to present face-to-face opportunity to the participants...
  National and subnational participants from Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Sudan and Syria gathered at the Dead Sea, Jordan from 25 to 27 September to participate in a MENA...
Abstract Send to: Hum Vaccin Immunother.2015 Aug 28:0. [Epub ahead of print] Local infiltration of rabies immunoglobulins without systemic intramuscular administration: An...
The September 2015 Vaccine Information Management System (VIMS)Report on Global Vaccine Introductionfrom IVAC at Johns Hopkins is now availablehere. Recent vaccine introduction updates (since May...
We are pleased to share the new PtD Newsflash no. 16 with our colleagues. In this issue of the PtD Newsflash, read more about the: [list] [*] Webinar for the LAC region on systematic...
Optimize.WHO - 2015
[i]by Dan Brigden, WHO[/i] Over the last five years, project Optimize has worked closely with national immunization programs to explore innovative solutions to supply chain challenges. Each...
The IVAC VIMS Report on Global Vaccine Introduction - September 2014 is out! Recent updates (since March 2014) include: -South Sudan's introduction of Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) vaccine in...
Julien Potet - 2014
http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/work-us/work-office/office-employment The NY office of MSF-USA is seeking a full time operational liaison to advance progress on vaccination in target...
Moderator - 2013
World Polio Day (24 October) was established by Rotary International over a decade ago to commemorate the birth of Jonas Salk, who led the first team to develop a vaccine against poliomyelitis. Use...
Optimize.WHO - 2013
by Jan Grevendonk, WHO Project Optimize has worked closely with national immunization programs throughout the world to demonstrate innovative solutions to supply chain challenges. Many of these...
Optimize.WHO - 2013
[i]by Michel Zaffran, WHO[/i] In December 2007, a team of talented individuals from PATH and the World Health Organization (WHO) came together to form project Optimize, a five-year collaboration...
Moderator - 2013
VaxTrak in Vietnam VaxTrak helps health workers keep track of vaccine stock. In 2011, the Vietnamese National Expanded Programme on Immunization introduced VaxTrak in the provinces of Phu Tho, Quang...
Optimize.WHO - 2013
by Heidi Lasher, consultant, and Kathleen Tiffay, PATH Much of the knowledge generated by project Optimize and its partners is being shared in reports and presentations published on the...
Optimize.WHO - 2012
by Ryan McWhorter, Logistimo, and Dan Brigden, PATH To accompany the article “South Sudan deploys new mobile phone-based stock management tool” in this month’s newsletter, project Optimize has...
Optimize.WHO - 2012
by Morris Gargar, Consultant; Elly Tumwine, UNICEF; and Ryan McWhorter, Logistimo The Government of the Republic of South Sudan is working with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and...
Moderator - 2012
On the occasion of the first Global Summit on Child Survival held in Washington DC on 14th and 15th June 2012 and hosted by governments of USA, Ethiopia and India – with the collaboration of UNICEF...
Moderator - 2011
Dear colleagues,? Please find attached the Monthly Situation Report as usual and visit [url=http://www.polioeradication.org/]www.polioeradication.org[/url] for regular updates on the Global Polio...
Optimize.WHO - 2011
[i]by Dmitri Davydov, UNICEF Supply Division and John Lloyd, PATH[/i] In partnership with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the Danish Technical University has begun a pro bono study...
Moderator - 2011
Dear Colleagues, Please visit for regular updates on the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Note that all data in this report refer to 28 June 2011. The French version will be available on 08...
Moderator - 2011
Dear colleagues, Please visit [url=http://www.polioeradication.org/]www.polioeradication.org[/url] for regular updates on the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Note that all data in this report...
Moderator - 2011
Dear Colleagues, Please visit www.polioeradication.org for regular updates on the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Note that all data in this report refers to 04 May 2011. The French version...
Moderator - 2011
Dear colleagues, Please visit www.polioeradication.org for regular updates on the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Note that all data in this report refers to 30 March 2011. The French version...
Moderator - 2011
Dear Colleagues, Please visit www.polioeradication.org for regular updates on the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. Note that all data in this report refers to 01 March 2011. The French...
ghulamtaqi - 2010
[b]VSSM INTRODUCTION AT NATIONAL VACCINE STORE ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN[/b] [b](By Ghulam Taqi)[/b] [b][i] [/i][/b] [b][i]Country Background:[/i][/b] Pakistan is the largest country in WHO Eastern...
Moderator - 2010
Many thanks to Mojtaba Haghgou for sharing this with our readers. The TechNet21 website will soon have a software depot from which you will be able to download VSSM and other latest software. ...
TechNet Admin - 2010
[b]UPDATE ON MATERNAL NEONATAL TETANUS ELIMINATION AS OF OCTOBER 2010[/b] [b] [/b] [b] [/b]WHO/CHERG estimates for causes of child mortality show that Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus (MNT) was...
Optimize.WHO - 2010
[i]by Olivier Ronveaux, WHO, and Mojtaba Haghgou, Vaccine Management Consultant[/i] Maintaining required temperatures in vaccine refrigerators and freezers is one of the more thankless tasks of a...
Moderator - 2010
The fifth annual Global Immunization Meeting was held in Geneva from 1 to 3 February, 2010. The presentations were wide ranging and covered a variety of topics, including introduction of new...
Moderator - 2009
Vaccination Supplies Stock Management (VSSM) was first developed in WHO Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office (EMRO) in late 2006 and the later versions were developed by receiving support from WHO...
Moderator - 2008
POST 01263E: GLOBAL IMMUNIZATION NEWS 9 MAY 2008 ******************************************* Hemanthi Dassanayake Nicolas...
Moderator - 2007
POST 01100E : ORAL POLIO VACCINE COLOUR Follow-up on Posts 01050E and 01058E 30 May 2007 ____________________________________ Discussed back in February, the question of OPV color is...
Moderator - 2007
POST 01045E : SOLAR REFRIGERATOR Follow-up on Posts 01019E, 01027E, 01032E and 01037E 25 January 2007 ___________________________________________ This posting contains a record number of...
Moderator - 2007
POST 01037E : SOLAR REFRIGERATOR Follow-up on Posts 01019E, 01027E and 01032E 10 January 2007 _______________________________________ This posting contsins two contributions. The first...
Moderator - 2006
POST 00937E : THINKING THE UNTHINKABLE Follow-up on Posts 00917E, 00923E and 00931E 8 June 2006 __________________________________________________________ This posting contains five...
Moderator - 2003
POST 00604E : SUGGESTIONS FOR THE MEETING AGENDA Follow-up on Posts 00584E, 00587E, 00591E, 00595E, 00600E and 00602E 18 September 2003 _______________________________________________ Two...
Moderator - 2002
POST 00485E : CHILLED WATER PACKS STUDY 10 August 2002 _______________________________________________________________ As announced in the previous posting, the preliminary results of studies...
Moderator - 2001
POST 00400E : PROTECTION OF MORE COLD SENSITIVE VACCINES Follow-up to Post00391E (26 November 2001) and Post00386 (23 October 2001) 19 December...
Moderator - 2001
Post00369 TECHNET MEETING AGENDA 21 August 2001 CONTENTS 1. TECHNET 2001: THE AGENDA This is the latest preliminary Technet Agenda, courtesy of Umit...
Moderator - 2001
Post00331 GAVI INFORMATION UPDATE 27 March 2001 CONTENTS 1. GAVI INFORMATION UPDATE 19 MARCH