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Agreement for Performance of work (WHO/IVB/EPI) for Gender Expertise

Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals (IVB)Essential Programme on Immunization (EPI)Terms of Reference for Agreement for Performance of Work (APW)Deadline for application:10 February 2021*****************************************************Purpose of the APW:The purpose of this APW is two-fold:1.To review and improve the design and c...
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Upcoming Members & Partners Meeting and SnapShots Reminder

Hello,This email contains meeting information for the upcoming AIRA Members & Partners meeting and a reminder to submit articles for the next edition of SnapShots.Upcoming Members & Partners MeetingPlease see the attached agenda for the upcoming AIRA Members & Partners meeting on Monday, January 25 at 2:00 p.m. ET. Don't ...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 03, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 03, 2021

 22 January 2021, Vol. 96, No. 03, pp. 13–20Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 13 Report of the Meeting of the WHO Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety (GACVS), 1–3 December 2020 Download 22 janvier 2021, Vol. 96, No. 03, pp. 13-20Maintenant en ligneDANS CE NUMÉRO 13 Rapport de la réunion du Comité consultatif mondial de l’OMS pour la sécurit...
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Upcoming NACCHO Webinars

Hello,The National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO) is offering two upcoming webinars. Details and links to registration are below.Understanding Diverse Communities to Support Equitable and Informed COVID-19 Vaccination Decision-MakingThis webinar will feature findings and insights on public views of COVID-19 vaccination f...
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IAC Express #1,545 - Your weekly immunization news service: COVID-19 vaccine resources from CDC, IAC and more

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,545: January 20, 2021 Top StoriesCDC now offers eight translations of “Facts about COVID-19 Vaccines” on their “What to Expect at Your Appointment...” web pageIAC offers a collection of its new COVID-19 vaccine resources for healthcare personnel“Learning from Errors with the New ...
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Webinar and Moderated Discussion: Supply Chains for Noncommunicable Diseases

By Rachel Simon on January 19th, 2021Join IAPHL and the PATH noncommunicable diseases team February 10th at 8:00 AM EST / 1:00 PM GMT for a short 30-minute webinar on the critical importance of strengthening NCD supply chains. Marilyn Noguera, Dr. Josphat Samoei, and Williams Kwarah will provide highlights from projects in Ghana and Kenya that focu...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 01/02, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 01/02, 2021

 15 January 2021, Vol. 96, No. 01/02, pp. 1–12 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 1 Summary of the 31st meeting of the International Task Force for Disease Eradication, 20–21 October 2020 10 Monthly report on dracunculiasis cases, January-October 2020   Download 15 janvier 2021, Vol. 96, No. 01/02, pp. 1-12 Maintenant en ligneDANS CE ...
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IAC Express #1,544 - Your weekly immunization news service: Anaphylaxis, COVID-19 vaccine dosing intervals, and more

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,544: January 13, 2021 Top Stories“Allergic Reactions including Anaphylaxis after Receipt of the First Dose of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine—United States, December 14–23, 2020” published in MMWRDon't get it wrong! Schedule COVID-19 vaccine dose #2 at 21 or 28 days, not sooner,...
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Accessing IIS Interjurisdictional Records and Upcoming Members & Partners Meeting

Hello, This email contains information on accessing IIS interjurisdictional records and a reminder to register for the upcoming AIRA Members & Partners meeting.Accessing IIS Interjurisdictional RecordsThe Public Health IIS Interjurisdictional Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) is a form that supports secure, electronic exchange of immu...
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SnapShots: Highlight Your IIS

Hello, We’re looking for articles for the March edition of the SnapShots newsletter. SnapShots is AIRA’s quarterly newsletter that highlights the progress, best practices, and accomplishments of IIS.Spring is a great time to focus on transformation as we move away from winter into warmer weather and begin to see signs of renewal and regrowth a...
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Join AIRA to Keep it Moving!

Hello, As part of our ongoing effort to provide easy (and free!) tips to help you de-stress during these exceptional times, we invite you to join the AIRA: We Like to Move It team in the American Public Health Association’s (APHA’s) Keep It Moving Challenge. The COVID-19 pandemic has kept many of us indoors and working from home, which makes i...
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Immunization Works! Newsletter - 1/4/2021

 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 StoriesGuidance for Shingles Vaccination During the COVID-19 PandemicCOVID-19 Vaccination Communication Toolkit for Medical Centers, Clinics, and Clinic...
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IAC Express #1,543 - Your weekly immunization news service: New IAC COVID-19 vaccine web pages, updated CDC guidance, and more

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,543: January 6, 2021 Top StoriesHappy New Year! Urge your co-workers to subscribe to IAC Express to stay up to date on what’s new with vaccines each week!CDC updates interim clinical considerations for use of mRNA COVID-19 vaccinesMMWR Recap: CDC publishes recommendations for Mod...
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Public-private partnership in immunization data strengthening: Lessons learned from deployment of Vietnam’s electronic immunization registry

Public-private partnerships in health care have been used widely in higher income countries as well as in lower-middle-income countries, such as Vietnam.1 The partnerships tend to bundle together multiple phases or functions of the health care system infrastructure—such as design, build, finance, maintain, operate, and service delivery.1 Such healt...
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Upcoming Discovery Session

Hello, Join us for the AIRA Discovery Session on Monday, January 11 at 4 p.m. ET. This session's topic is an IIS Community Gathering on the COVID-19 Vaccination Response. This session will be an opportunity to hear from AIRA members and partners about the initial “lessons learned” from the first weeks of the COVID-19 vaccine response. This mee...
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AIRA Monthly Update December 2020

 Monthly UpdateDecember 2020 in Reviewwww.immregistries.orgIn This Issue…AIRA's COVID-19 Response UpdateWelcome New Staff to AIRAAn Invitation to TableauSmartyStreets Update - A Change to Output FieldMeasurement and Improvement UpdatesInformation RequestsCommittee and Workgroup Updates: December RecapAIRA Job OpportunitiesIn the News - Decembe...
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We need you to continue routine health services

View this email in your browserA COVID-19 vaccine may be on the horizon but we cannot wait. We must take steps now to strengthen our health systems and protect health workers and under-reached communities during this pandemic and beyond.GIVE NOWRoutine health services and immunization campaigns are one of the most effective and cost-efficient healt...
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Cheers to a New Year

Hello,At the close of each year, I try to take a moment to look back on all the big events that happened. This usually includes some personal and professional milestones, birthdays and anniversaries, maybe a trip or two. I couldn’t have imaged at this time last year what I’d be reflecting on for 2020. Not to mention that the last 12 months feels mo...
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SnapShots: Highlighting IIS Innovation, Positive Impacts, and Successful COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

Hello,As 2020 comes to a close, we want to share our final edition of SnapShots for the year. We know you’re busy with COVID-19 vaccine planning and distribution and holiday hustle and bustle. If you have a chance to take a break from your work and want to hear about the great things being done in the IIS world by your peers across the country...
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IAC Express #1,542 - Final Reminder: Please Donate to IAC! Our Year-End Appeal

IAC Express #1,542 - Final Reminder: Please Donate to IAC! Our Year-End AppealEmail not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,542: December 28, 2020 Please Support the Immunization Action Coalition! Please donate to IAC—our year-end appeal Please donate to IAC—our year-end appeal As 2020 draws to a close, we are asking our...
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