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This webinar is held in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Its discussions will focus on understanding countries’ most suitable evidence-based strategies adopted to maintain immunization achievements, while respecting COVID-19 transmission reduction instructions and maintaining/sustaining population trust and demand.

The webinar will focus on

  • Highlighting the impact of COVID-19 on immunization at global, regional and country levels.
  • Understanding country situations, strategies, and progress in terms of resuming immunization activities.
  • Defining the needed support for the implementation of these strategies and plans.

Participating experts include

  • Dr. W. William Schluter Director, Global Immunization Division, US CDC
  • Prof. Zulfiqar Bhutta Co-Director, Centre for Global Child Health, Toronto & Founding Director, Institute for Global Health & Development, The Aga Khan University. Pakistan
  • Dr. Firas Jabbar Al-Mossawi EPI Manager /Iraq
  • Dr. Ehab Basha National Vaccination Officer, EPI /Egypt

The session will be moderated by Dr Salah Al Awaidy, Communicable Diseases Adviser to Health Affairs /Oman & Ex-SAGE Member. To attend this webinar, please register here


We look forward to having you join us.

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