Bhutan: Minutes of the National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG) Meeting


The National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG) meeting was convened on 21st April, 2020 with an objective to discuss various strategies to sustain immunization services during the COVID-19 pandemic in Bhutan. Accordingly, NITAG has recommended appropriate strategies based on the current situation and in case of lock down in the country due to COVID-19 pandemic. The committee also discussed regarding adult Hepatitis B vaccination program and recommended accordingly. The meeting was chaired by the chairperson of the NITAG and attended by six members meeting the quorum.