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Meeting Requirements for Controlled Room Temperature Storage of Medicines

Project Optimize and the Tunisian Ministry of Public Health are collaborating to explore new logistics and supply chain solutions that can optimize the vaccine supply chain. This report describes a study that project Optimize commissioned to assess …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Published: 2012

Meningitis Foundation of America

This website contains background, clinical, and surveillance information on meningitis. It also includes information specific to meningococcal disease, pneumococcal disease, and Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib). The mission of the …

Author: Meningitis Foundation of America

Mercury Levels in Newborns and Infants After Receipt of Thimerosal-Containing Vaccines

This article, published in Pediatrics, reports on a study assessing blood levels and the elimination of ethyl mercury after vaccination of infants with thimerosal-containing vaccines. The authors concluded that the blood half-life of intramuscular …

Author: Pichichero ME, Gentile A, Giglio N, et al.

Published: 2008

Mid-level Management Course for EPI Managers

This set of training modules is aimed at mid-level EPI program managers at district and province levels and covers a spectrum of activities, from planning through program implementation and evaluation.

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2004

Monitoring Vaccine Wastage at Country Level: Guidelines for Program Managers

This document reviews the factors affecting vaccine wastage and discusses the tools available for reducing wastage and their relationships to each other, with the aim of providing assistance to program managers to establish a system for …

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2003

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention publish Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, an excellent source for up-to-date information on disease surveillance in the United States and globally.

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A Moving Warehouse Delivers Vaccines and Essential Health Supplies in Senegal

In March 2011, the government of Senegal began using a "moving warehouse" to transport vaccines and vaccine supplies from regional stores directly to district stores and health posts on a monthly basis in the Saint-Louis region. This photo set …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Published: 2013

A Moving Warehouse in Senegal

As part of the project Optimize traveling exhibit, this banner illustrates the concept of integrating vaccines with other health products in streamlined supply chains. It highlights Senegal’s “moving warehouse,” which was …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Published: 2013

Mucosal Immunization Technologies

PATH developed a mucosal immunization technology platform--viable in two formats--that builds on several proven formulation, adjuvant, and delivery technologies that enable the efficient sublingual administration of subunit vaccines. Part of PATH's …

Author: PATH

Published: 2013

My Name, My Future: Optimize Project Guatemala

This 10-minute video provides an overview of Guatemala's effort to build a comprehensive immunization information system with support from Project Optimize, a collaboration between PATH and the World Health Organization. The video explains how a new …

Author: Guatemala's Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance; Pan American Health Organization

Published: 2013

National Alliance for Hispanic Health

The mission of NAHH is to improve the health and well being of Hispanics, including through immunization. Materials for parents are available in English and Spanish.  Hay información sobre las vacunas en español.

Author: The National Alliance for Hispanic Health (NAHH)

National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG) Resource Center

The National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG) Resource Center provides information, tools, and briefings to NITAGs and the global immunization community to improve evidence-based decision making on vaccines and immunization at the …

Author: Supporting National Independent Immunization and Vaccine Advisory Committees (SIVAC) Initiative

National Network for Immunization Information (NNii)

NNii promotes public education to sustain and build confidence that immunizations are in the best interests of children, adolescents, and adults. The network is a project of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and the Pediatric …

Author: National Network for Immunization Information

National Vaccine Program Office (NVPO)

This United States Federal office is responsible for coordinating and ensuring collaboration among the many United States Federal agencies involved in vaccine and immunization activities. NVPO provides leadership and coordination among Federal …

Author: US Department of Health & Human Services

Neuropsychological Performance 10 Years After Immunization in Infancy With Thimerosal-Containing Vaccines

This study, published in the journal Pediatrics, compares the neuropsychological performance, ten years after vaccination, of two groups of children exposed randomly to different amounts of thimerosal through immunization. The study concludes that, …

Author: Tozzi AE, Bisiacchi P, Tarantino V, et al.

Published: 2009

A New Approach to Planning for Immunization - WHO-UNICEF Guidelines for Developing a Comprehensive Multi-Year Plan (cMYP)

The Global Immunization Vision and Strategy (GIVS) for 2006 to 2015 provides a framework for policymakers and stakeholders to have a unified vision of immunization and a set of strategies from which countries can select those most suited to their …

Author: World Health Organization; United Nations Children's Fund

New Decade of Vaccines

In December 2010, global health leaders committed to making the next 10 years the Decade of Vaccines - to ensure discovery, development, and delivery of lifesaving vaccines globally, especially to the poorest countries. This special series of …

Author: Horton R, ed.

Published: 2011

New Vaccine Post-Introduction Evaluation (PIE) Tool

This post-introduction evaluation (PIE) tool provides a systematic method for evaluating the impact of the introduction of a vaccine on the existing immunization system in a country. The PIE tool is designed for immunization managers in countries …

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2010

The Next Decade of Vaccines: Societal and Scientific Challenges

This article, published in The Lancet, aims to provide a deeper understanding of the societal factors that threaten to compromise realization of the public health gains that immunization can achieve in the next decade and beyond. Also discussed are …

Author: Moxon ER, Siegrist CA

Published: 2011

Nigeria: Breaking Down Barriers to Immunization Coverage

This infographic highlights key interventions that can help Nigeria scale up its immunization coverage and save children's lives.

Author: International Vaccine Access Center

Published: 2012

No Vaccine for the Scaremongers

Published in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization, this article discusses anxieties over safety of vaccines and the damage these worries could have on immunization programs.

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2008

Now is the Time

Recent advances in vaccine science have enabled more countries to provide newer, lifesaving vaccines to more people. However, the impact of these vaccines is often constrained by delays and vaccine waste due to stressed and aging vaccine supply and …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Published: 2013

Ocean Shipment of Vaccines

In consideration of the volatile global economy, the growing costs of airfreight, and the risk associated with diminished air cargo capacity, project Optimize evaluated ocean freight as a potentially secure and economic alternative method to …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Published: 2013

On-Time Vaccine Receipt in the First Year Does Not Adversely Affect Neuropsychological Outcomes

This article, published in the journal Pediatrics, examines whether children who received recommended vaccines on time during the first year of life had different neuropsychological outcomes at 7 to 10 years of age as compared with children with …

Author: Smith MJ, Woods CR

Published: 2010

OpenLMIS

OpenLMIS is a collaboration of domain experts in logistics and supply chains, eHealth information systems, software development for low-resource settings, and process improvement. This website is for sharing information about logistics management …

Author: JSI, PATH, Rockefeller Foundation, VillageReach

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