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Disease: Not disease/vaccine specific

Total results with these characteristics: 497

Immunization Financing Options: A Resource for Policymakers

These user-friendly briefing sheets, prepared by the World Bank and intended for policymakers in Ministries of Health, Finance, Planning and Investment, outline options for financing national immunization services.

Author: GAVI Alliance

Published: 2002

Immunization Financing Through the GAVI Alliance

An overview of immunization support to developing countries provided through the GAVI Alliance.

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2006

Immunization Financing Toolkit: A Resource for Policy-­Makers and Program Managers

Financing is a critical component of a sustainable immunization program. This toolkit is comprised of a series of short briefs on different options for financing national immunization programs and vaccines. It is intended to serve as a resource for …

Author: World Bank, GAVI Alliance

Published: 2010

Immunization Health Guide

This online health guide from the New York Times provides an overivew of immunization as well as specific diseases. Also included are an expert Q&A, questions for your doctor about vaccines, and information on clincial trials.

Author: New York Times

Published: 2008

Immunization in Practice

This online manual covers all aspects of immunization program management.

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2004

Immunization Information for Parents

Help for parents with immunization decision-making and evaluating related information on the web.

Author: National Network for Immunization Information

Immunization Information Systems

This handout provides basic information about immunization information systems, as well as a list of resources and organizations relevant to this issue.

Author: Optimize (PATH, World Health Organization)

Published: 2013

Immunization Logistics and Supply Systems: From Vision to Action

This report summarizes workshops held in July 2010 by Project Optimize (a collaboration between PATH and the World Health Organization) in Washington, DC, and Seattle to engage stakeholders from a wide variety of organizations related to …

Author: PATH

Published: 2010

Immunization of Pregnant Women: Reproductive, Medical and Societal Risks

This article, published in Vaccine, discusses the risks and benefits of using vaccines in pregnant women to prevent maternal, fetal, and newborn disease. The author concludes that the potential for reducing the incidence of birth defects, …

Author: Brent RL

Published: 2003

Immunization Planning and Financing

This web page is an online resource for information and data about immunization financing in low- and lower-middle-income countries. It country profiles with a summary of the immunization financing situation, key data, and indicators of …

Author: World Health Organization

Immunization Safety: A Global Priority

This entire issue of the Bulletin of the World Health Organization is devoted to the topic of immunization safety, including vaccine quality, adverse events reporting, and safety of immunization injections.

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2000

Immunization Safety Review: Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccine and Autism

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the US National Institutes of Health recognized the need for an independent group to carefully examine the hypothesized measles-mumps-rubella vaccine and autism link and address other …

Author: Institute of Medicine

Published: 2001

Immunization Safety Review: Vaccinations and Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy

This report contains results of a review completed by the Immunization Safety Review Committee of epidemiologic evidence on Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy (SUDI) and neonatal death. The committee found that the evidence did not support a causal …

Author: Institute of Medicine

Published: 2003

Immunization Safety Review: Vaccines and Autism

This eighth and final report of the Immunization Safety Review Committee examines the hypothesis that vaccines, specifically the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine and thimerosal-containing vaccines, are causally associated with autism.

Author: Institute of Medicine

Published: 2004

Immunization Schedules

This web page provides detailed information about immunization schedules geared for health care professionals and the general public. It includes links to the latest easy-to-read vaccine schedules for all age groups, as recommended by the US Centers …

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Immunization Supply Chain and Logistics: A Call-to-Action

This call-to-action by the World Health Organization's Immunization Practices Advisory Committee is in response to a rapidly changing and increasingly complex vaccination landscape where existing immunization supply chain and logistics (ISCL) …

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2014

Immunization Surveillance, Assessment and Monitoring

This web page provides up-to-date information on regional and global incidence of vaccine-preventable diseases, as well as rates of immunization coverage. Most of the data is derived from official reports by World Health Organization (WHO) Member …

Author: World Health Organization

Immunization Training

Educational materials for health care professionals according to standards developed for immunization service delivery in the UK.

Author: Health Protection Agency, UK

Published: 2008


Building on the work of earlier US Agency for International Development (USAID) projects, including BASICS, Partners for Health Reform Plus, and CHANGE, the IMMUNIZATIONbasics Project continued USAID's longstanding immunization support to …

Author: John Snow, Inc.; US Agency for International Development

Published: 2009

Immunology Problem Sets and Tutorials

An online resource for learning immunology, including information on antibody structure, HIV/AIDS, and case studies.

Author: The Biology Project, University of Arizona

Published: 2002

Impact of Antivaccine Movements on Pertussis Control: The Untold Story

To assess the impact of antivaccine movements that targeted pertussis whole-cell vaccines, the researchers compared pertussis incidence in countries where high coverage with diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccines (DTP) was maintained with countries …

Author: Gangarosa EJ, Galazka AM, Wolfe CR, et al.

Published: 1998

The Imperative for Stronger Vaccine Supply and Logistics Systems

This article, published in Vaccine, asserts that over the next decade vaccine supply and logistics systems in nearly all developing countries will require significant investments of time and resources from global and national partners, donors, and …

Author: Zaffran M, Vandelaer J, Kristensen D, et al.

Published: 2013

Improved Freeze-Safe Vaccine Carriers

This fact sheet describes PATH’s work to address the problem of vaccines freezing during transport by incorporating a freeze-safe inner box into vaccine carriers.

Author: PATH

Published: 2014

Improved Injection Practices After the Introduction of Treatment and Sterility Guidelines in Tanzania

From the journal of Tropical Medicine and International Health, this article follows a training program at health centers, observations included increased health worker knowledge and improved sterilization practices, along with reductions …

Author: Vos J, Gumodoka B, van Asten HA, et al.

Published: 1998

Improving Immunization Through Supportive Supervision

This fact sheet describes PATH's training of 70 immunization program supervisors in Vietnam's Ha Tinh Province to use supportive supervision methods, leading to immediate and significant improvements in performance.

Author: PATH; National Expanded Program on Immunization, Vietnam

Published: 2007