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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 39, 2020 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 39, 2020

 25 September 2020, Vol. 95, No. 39, pp. 461–476Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 461 Neglected tropical diseases: impact of COVID-19 and WHO’s response   469 Summary of global update on implementation of preventive chemotherapy against neglected tropical diseases in 2019   475 COVID-19 update   475 Monthly report on dracunculia...
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COVID-19 Response and Partner Planning Q&A Forum

Hello,You’re invited to join a Q&A Forum hosted by Vaccinate Your Family (VYF) on Tuesday, September 29, 2020, from 2 to 3 p.m. ET.The forum is intended to be a conversation about the process of approving COVID-19 vaccines and how the IIS and immunization communities can work together with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to inform t...
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Using electronic immunization registry data to demonstrate the value of digital systems

By Emily Carnahan, Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Manager and Hassan Mtenga, Country Lead, BID Initiative TanzaniaPosted in Monitoring & Evaluation, Policies & Practices, ProductsPhoto: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation/Riccardo Gangale. Clinical officer Caroline Agade advises mothers on vaccinating their children at the Green Hope ...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 38, 2020 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 38, 2020

  18 September 2020, Vol. 95, No. 38, pp. 449–460 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 449 Progress in poliovirus containment– worldwide, 2019–2020   455 Performance of acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) surveillance and incidence of poliomyelitis, 2020   459 The Access to COVID-19 Tools (ACT) Accelerator   460 COVID-19 update...
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Reminder: Final Webinar on AIRA's M&I Initiative

Hello,Join us this Tuesday, September 22, 2020, at 3 PM ET, for the final webinar in our 8-week webinar series, featuring select AIRA 2020 National Meeting presentations.This week’s webinar is titled: Moving the Needle: IIS Community Success, Data at Rest Pilots, and Measurement and Improvement (M&I) 2020 Validation Recognition. This webinar wi...
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AIRA Job Opportunity

Hello,AIRA is seeking an Immunization Integration Project (IIP) Director with documented electronic health records (EHR) experience to lead the effort to operationalize and evaluate all components of the IIP. The purpose of the IIP is to increase immunization data quality and data use through collaboration, measurement, and tech...
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IAC Express #1,516 - Your weekly immunization news service: Immunization in Mexico and much more

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,516: September 16, 2020 Top Stories¡Viva México! An introduction to immunization information and advocacy in México   Reminder: IAC launches Mass-Vaccination-Resources.org, its new website offering high quality resources to help jumpstart your mass vaccination effortsRe...
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Save the date – Annual EYE partners meeting, 23 November 2020 (updated)

Save the date – Annual EYE partners meeting, 23 November 2020 (updated)
Dear EYE partners and colleagues,The next annual EYE partners meeting will be held virtually on Monday 23 November 2020. This is an early notice to kindly save the date in your agenda.We look forward to your participation at the meeting and thank you for your partnership and commitment to the EYE strategy.Kind regards,The EYE Secretariat. 

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 37, 2020 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 37, 2020

 11 September 2020, Vol. 95, No. 37, pp. 441–448 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 441 Cholera, 2019   Download 11 septembre 2020 , Vol. 95, No. 37, pp. 441-448 Maintenant en ligneDANS CE NUMÉRO 411 Choléra, 2019   Télécharger       © WHO. All rights reserved.          ...
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Upcoming Webinars

Hello,This email contains an AIRA webinar reminder and an invitation to attend an upcoming webinar from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).Learn from IIS Around the WorldJoin us this Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at 3 p.m. ET, for week 7 of Select AIRA 2020 National Meeting Presentations webinar series, focusing on Global Perspective...
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Tanzania’s electronic immunization registry rolls out new features to respond to COVID-19

By Celina Kareiva, Senior Communications Associate, BID InitiativePosted in Policies & Practices, ProductsPhoto: PATH/Trevor Snapp. Paulo Urioh, a nurse in-charge at Mareu Health Center, uses the Tanzania Immunization Registry to administer vaccines to patients.As COVID-19 rattles many countries and their health systems, Tanzania is turning to ...
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IAC Express #1,515 - Your weekly immunization news service: Mass-vaccination resources and more

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,515: September 9, 2020 Top StoriesIAC launches Mass-Vaccination-Resources.org, its new website offering high quality tools and resources to help jumpstart your mass vaccination effortsReminder: IAC’s gateway page "Vaccination and COVID-19" offers a collection of tools to sus...
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Our continuing response to COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues its global spread, we also recognize the pandemic of structural racism.  As COVID-19 continues its global spread, we also recognize the pandemic of structural racism. These concurrent pandemics are shaping both the future of public health and our approach to providing better health outcomes for all.Featured WorkWe’re strengthe...
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IAPHL Ghana Chapter: Health Supply Chain Webinar Series

By Rachel Simon on September 8th, 2020Join the IAPHL Ghana Chapter on September 16, 2020 14:00 GMT for a webinar on “Building A Resilient Health Supply Chain in Ghana: Drivers, Constraints and Best Practices.” Zoom information is below.IAPHL Ghana Chapter: Health Supply Chain Webinar SeriesOriginal linkOriginal author: Rachel Simon

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 36, 2020 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 36, 2020

 4 September 2020, Vol. 95, No. 36, pp. 417–440 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 417 Global leprosy (Hansen disease) update, 2019: time to step-up prevention initiatives   439 COVID-19 update   Download 4 septembre 2020 , Vol. 95, No. 36, pp. 417-440 Maintenant en ligneDANS CE NUMÉRO 417 Situation de la lèpre (maladie de Hansen) dan...
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AIRA Monthly Update August 2020

 Monthly UpdateAugust 2020 in Reviewwww.immregistries.orgIn This Issue…AIRA's COVID-19 Response UpdateWelcome 3 New Staff to AIRAAIRA Board Election and Bylaws Amendment Proposal Results5 Down, 3 to Go: An Update on AIRA’s National Meeting Webinar SeriesTop 10 Cool Things to Know About SmartyStreetsThe IIS Functional Guide Turns 3Measurement &...
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Webinar Reminder and Consultant Opportunity

Hello,This email contains a webinar reminder and information regarding a consultant opportunity.Webinar Series Reminder: IIS Operations and SecurityIIS operations and security are critical to ensuring a fully functional IIS. Join us this Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at 3 PM ET, for week 6 of our 8-week webinar series! This webinar will feature ...
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IAC Express #1,514 – Your weekly immunization news service: ACIP COVID-19 meeting and more

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,514: September 2, 2020 Top StoriesIAC summarizes ACIP's 2nd special session on COVID-19 vaccine candidates and vaccination strategiesReminder: ACIP recommendations for influenza vaccination for 2020–21 season published on August 21IAC’s new gateway page, "Vaccination and COVID-19...
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Immunization Works! Newsletter for August 2020

 Subscribe now for this monthly newsletter notification. You are subscribed to CDC's Immunization Works! newsletter email subscription service. The current issue is now available.Top StoriesMass Vaccination Clinic GuidanceMaintaining Childhood Immunizations and Well-Child Care During the COVID-19 PandemicImmunization Guidance During ...
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Polio News August 2020

View this email in your browser or download PDFAugust 2020POLIO NEWSDear Moderator,The WHO African Region has been declared free of wild poliovirus. During a virtual ceremony, leaders from African nations, the Africa Regional Certification Commission and the Global Polio Eradication Initiative came together to celebrate this inc...
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