Vaccine Innovation Lexicon

This document aims to establish a common vaccine innovation vocabulary to help ensure clarity in communications about innovations applied to vaccine products to increase their programmatic suitability, reduce overall costs, bolster supply security and/or positively impact health outcomes. This includes means to improve vaccine thermostability, presentation and packaging, route and method of administration, combinations and schedules, and/or effectiveness and safety. Terms are grouped by category and listed alphabetically within their category.

Author: PATH, Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance

Published: 2016

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Resource types: Report, PATH resource

Diseases/vaccines: Not disease/vaccine specific

Topics: Advocacy and communications, Injection safety and waste management, Organizations and coalitions, Vaccine safety and performance, Cold chain technologies, Delivery technologies, Presentation and packaging, Vaccine stabilization and formulation

Regions: Global