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Can We Defeat Meningococcal Disease in Low and Middle Income Countries?

This article, published in Vaccine, discusses the challenges of achieving control of meningococcal disease in low- and middle-income countries. The authors argue that in low-income countries the main challenge is a lack of sufficient epidemiological …

Author: Greenwood B, Chiarot E, MacLennan CA, O'Ryan M

Publication date: 2012

Can We, Should We, Eradicate the Meningococcus?

The authors of this article, published in Vaccine, discuss how the introduction of vaccines against Neisseria meningitidis raises the question of whether disease caused by this obligate human bacterium can be controlled, eliminated, or even …

Author: Maiden MC, Frosch M

Publication date: 2012

Care and Repair of Refrigerators for Vaccine Storage

This set of 17 training modules, developed for refrigerator technicians, includes handbooks on different types of refrigerators, as well as courses on service and repair techniques, repair work, and stocking spare parts, among others.

Author: World Health Organization

The Cascading Burden of Diarrheal Disease: Revealing the Hidden Costs of ETEC and Shigella Diarrhea

This interactive data visualization tool tells the full story behind the global burden of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli and Shigella, the two leading bacterial causes of diarrhea. The visualization features a new set of global disease burden …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2016

The Case for Developing and Deploying an Open Source Electronic Logistics Management Information System

This white paper makes the case for why logistics management information systems (LMIS) should be used to manage the distribution of pharmaceuticals, vaccines, and medical products. Health information users and stakeholders in low- and middle-income …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2011

The Case for Investment in Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli Vaccines

This market assessment aims to increase the awareness of biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies worldwide about the opportunities and potential markets that exist for low-cost and effective vaccines against enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli …

Author: PATH; BIO Ventures for Global Health

Publication date: 2011

CDC's Strategic Framework for Global Immunization, 2016-2020

This framework explains the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) goals and objectives, and guides the development of the global immunization action plan. The framework is built around five interconnected goals to improve the …

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Publication date: 2016

Celebrating a Legacy of Global Immunization

This video highlights 50 years of vaccine progress and innovation by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. From the first US pledge of political, financial, and technical resources to end smallpox to current efforts to eradicate polio …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2015

Center for Vaccine Ethics & Policy

The Center for Vaccine Ethics & Policy is a program of the New York University Medical School's Division of Medical Ethics, The Wistar Institute Vaccine Center, and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia's Vaccine Education Center. Formed in …

Author: Center for Vaccine Ethics & Policy

Center for Vaccine Innovation and Access

This web page provides information about the work of PATH’s Center for Vaccine Innovation and Access, which brings together expertise across every stage of vaccine research, development, and introduction to make lifesaving vaccines globally …

Author: PATH

Cervical Cancer Action: 2007 to 2014 . . . and Beyond

This briefing paper highlights Cervical Cancer Action's accomplishments and global milestones, engagements and country support, and plans for future investment. It includes a detailed timeline which spans from 2007 to 2013 and a map of the rapid …

Author: Cervical Cancer Action

Publication date: 2014

Cervical Cancer, Cervical Dysplasia, Genital Warts: The Pathogenesis and Clinical Outcomes of HPV Anogenital Infections

This technical six-minute animation explains what HPV is, shows how it infects human tissue, and how disease progresses. It also provides disease burden information specific to HPV and cervical cancer.

Author: Sanofi Pasteur MSD

Publication date: 2006

Cervical Cancer Prevention Action Planner

This interactive tool is designed for public health officials seeking guidance and resources related to developing evidence-based cervical cancer prevention programs in their countries. It includes video mini-lectures and other films, impact models, …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2012

Cervical Cancer Prevention and HPV Vaccines

This fact sheet outlines the types of support the GAVI Alliance offers for the introduction of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines in eligible countries. It also links to the specific requirements for country applications.

Author: GAVI Alliance

Publication date: 2014

Cervical Cancer Prevention and the Millennium Development Goals

This article, published in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization, explores how scaled-up cervical cancer prevention activities, including introduction of the new HPV vaccines and increased access to precancer screening and treatment, can …

Author: Wittet S, Tsu V

Publication date: 2008

Cervical Cancer Prevention at PATH: Two Decades of Progress Toward a World Free of HPV-Related Cancers

This report describes PATH's key cervical cancer prevention initiatives, which include providing technical assistance with human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine program strategy and planning to low- and middle-income countries.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2013

Challenges and Opportunities for Respiratory Syncytial Virus Vaccines

This book chapter, published in Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology, summarizes what is known about the virology, clinical manifestation, immunity, pathogenesis, and epidemiology of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) as it relates to …

Author: Graham BS, Anderson LJ, eds.

Publication date: 2013

Challenges Faced by the Global Polio Eradication Initiative

After the World Health Assembly resolved in 1988 to eradicate wild poliovirus (WPV) transmission globally by 2000, dramatic progress in reducing polio cases and increasing the number of countries that interrupted indigenous WPV transmission was …

Author: Wassilak S, Orenstein W

Publication date: 2010

Challenges of Vaccine Presentation and Delivery: How Can We Design Vaccines to Have Optimal Programmatic Impact?

This article, published in Vaccine, presents three cases studies of novel approaches to immunization program delivery that represent the potential for improving vaccine accessibility in resource-constrained environments. The case studies feature …

Author: Giersing BK, Kahn A-L, Jarrahian C, et al.

Publication date: 2017

Change Leadership: The Making or Breaking of an Immunization Supply Chain

Change leadership and effective management are critical ingredients for modernizing immunization supply chains to withstand current and future pressures and ensure all children have access to vaccines. This policy paper explores the necessary …

Author: VillageReach, People that Deliver

Publication date: 2016

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