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EYE Strategy April Newsletter

 View this email in your browser April Newsletter  Last week was World Immunization Week (WIW). The theme for 2021 is how vaccines can bring us closer together. We were actively involved in sharing our positive stories and experiences of implementing yellow fever (YF) vaccination campaigns. The Immunization Agenda 2030 (IA ...
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Hybrid National Meeting? Say Whaaat?!

Hello,We are all navigating uncharted territory, but we are still planning to make this year’s National Meeting as useful and accessible as ever! So, we want to know, how are you planning to attend the AIRA 2021 National Meeting – in person or virtually? Not sure yet? Let us know by taking a one-minute survey!As a reminder, the National Meeting web...
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Upcoming Discovery Session Reminder: Vaccine Credentialing Solutions

Hello,A reminder to register for a special two-part series on vaccine credentialing solutions. Vaccine credentialing solutions are also referred to as vaccine passports or digital vaccine cards.The first webinar on Monday, May 10 at 4 p.m. ET will focus on the programmatic aspects of vaccine credentialing solutions. Register here!The second we...
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Seeking the Ground Truth in Clean Cooking: Will the Cleanest Stoves Actually Reduce the Most Emissions?

Over the last ten years, a recurring theme of our clean cooking work has been the need to define clean cookstove adoption based on measured stove usage rather than sales or ownership. There is far too much evidence of improved stoves falling into disuse for us to assume that distributing a clean stove will have the intended impact on air quality, w...
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Looking to the private sector to accelerate the COVID-19 vaccine rollout: “all hands on deck” for equitable delivery

This product is a collective effort by Anna Cocozza[1], Barbara O'Hanlon[2], Aurélie Paviza[1] and Meru Sheel[3], along with Kristopher Ansin[4], Grace Chee[5], David Clarke[1], Shalini Desai[6], Rebecca Fields[5], Somesh Kumar[3], Christopher Morgan[2], Naomi Nathan[7], Gaurav Sharma[3], Samir Sodha[6] and Aya Thabet[8]. This blog can be downloade...
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Polio News April 2021

 View this email in your browser or download PDFApril 2021POLIO NEWSDear Moderator,This year’s World Immunization Week is helping spread the message that vaccines bring us closer – to our families, to healthier lives, and to ending polio. Innovation around immunization efforts continue to help bring us closer. As just one exampl...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 17, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 17, 2021

  30 April 2021, Vol. 96, No. 17, pp. 133–144 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 133 Meeting of the Immunization and Vaccine-related Implementation Research Advisory Committee (IVIR-AC), March 2021  Download 30 avril 2021, Vol. 96, No. 17, pp. 133-144 Maintenant en ligneDANS CE NUMÉRO 133 Réunion du Comité consultatif sur la vaccination et...
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PAHO Immunization Newsletter: March 2021

96 PAHO Immunization Newsletter: March 2021View this email in your browserMarch 2021IN THIS ISSUEPAHO Launches COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage Dashboard for the Region of the AmericasDr. Merceline Dahl-Regis, PAHO Public Health Hero of the Americas Awardee, Receives Queen's HonourImmunization Agenda 2030: A Global Strategy to Leave No One BehindStrat...
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Job Opportunities at AIRA

Hello,We're hiring! AIRA is seeking an Administrative Assistant and a Meeting Planning Coordinator Consultant. More information about each position can be found below, and all job postings are also shared on the Opportunities page of the AIRA website.Administrative AssistantAIRA is looking for an Administrative Assistant on the ...
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ACIP: Recommends Resuming Use of Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine

Hello,As part of our ongoing commitment to share important decisions and recommendations with you, below is a summary of today’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) meeting and subsequent vote. The ACIP met today, April 23, to discuss and vote on updated recommendations for the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine. The ACIP members receive...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 16, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 16, 2021

 23 April 2021, Vol. 96, No. 16, pp. 125–132 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 125 WHO’s role in SARS-CoV-2 laboratory diagnostics: an end-to-end approach    Download 23 avril 2021, Vol. 96, No. 16, pp. 125-132 Maintenant en ligneDANS CE NUMÉRO 125 Rôle de OMS dans le diagnostic en laboratoire de l’infection à SARS-CoV-2: une approche de ...
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Upcoming Discovery Session: Vaccine Credentialing Solutions

Hello,We are doing something different for our May Discovery Session. Join us next month for a special two-part series on vaccine credentialing solutions. Vaccine credentialing solutions are also referred to as vaccine passports or digital vaccine cards.The first webinar on Monday, May 10 at 4 p.m. ET will focus on the programmatic aspects of ...
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Job Opportunities in Oregon

Hello, There are two new job opportunities available in Oregon that we want to share with you. The Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division, Immunization Program is recruiting for an ALERT IIS Data Exchange Analyst to provide technical assistance and testing with immunization partners onboarding electronic health systems ...
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M&I Survey Reminder: Patient Deduplication | Deadline 04-26-2021

Hello,Patient deduplication is one of the six Data Quality Content Areas that will eventually be measured as part of AIRA’s Measurement and Improvement (M&I) Initiative. This email is a reminder that AIRA and the Measurement for Assessment and Certification Advisory Workgroup (MACAW) are conducting an IIS community survey to support this new co...
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Listserv Submission Contest!

By Rachel Simon on April 20th, 2021Now through June 1st, you could win an IAPHL “swag bag” for your contributions to the listserv. What will you win? An IAPHL t-shirt, pin, pen, and a notebook. We will have three winners in the following categories:1. Most informative submission on the listserv that discusses what is happening in public health supp...
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Annual Report: 20 Years of Health Care, Delivered

   I am proud to share VillageReach’s 2020 Annual Report with you. Over the last year, as COVID-19 disrupted health systems and economies throughout the world, the fight for health equity took on a new urgency. VillageReach also marked our 20th Anniversary in 2020, and this report demonstrates how we leveraged twenty years of experience d...
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Join us today for an AIRA Members & Partners meeting!

Hello,  Please see the attached agenda for this afternoon’s AIRA Members & Partners meeting at 2 p.m. ET. These meetings provide important updates from AIRA and partner organizations and are a great way to get a high-level overview of the activities going on within the IIS and immunization communities. Don't forget, if you haven'...
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Reminder: Register Today for the Upcoming AIRA Members & Partners Meeting

Hello,  A reminder to register for the upcoming AIRA Members & Partners meeting on Monday, April 19 at 2 p.m. ET. AIRA Members & Partners quarterly meetings provide important updates from AIRA and partner organizations and are a great way to get a high-level overview of the activities going on within the IIS and immuniza...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 15, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 15, 2021

  16 April 2021, Vol. 96, No. 15, pp. 117–124 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 117 Progress in monitoring immunization safety – worldwide, 2010–2019    Download 16 avril 2021, Vol. 96, No. 15, pp. 117-124 Maintenant en ligneDANS CE NUMÉRO 117 Progrès de la surveillance de la sécurité vaccinale dans le monde 2010-2019    Té...
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AIRA 2021 National Meeting: We're Back!

Join us (in-person or virtually) at the AIRA 2021 National Meeting! Hello!Welcome to the new normal. The AIRA 2021 National Meeting will be a hybrid meeting with both in-person and virtual components on August 3–­­5 in Portland, Oregon. Whether you attend in-person or virtually, the meeting will be an opportunity to continue to work to...
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