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Topic: Introduction and service delivery

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A School-Based Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Program in Barretos, Brazil: Final Results of a Demonstrative Study

This article, published in PLoS ONE, reports on a study to evaluate the uptake and three-dose completion rates of a school-based human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program in Brazil. The results showed high rates of vaccination uptake and …

Author: Fregnani JHTG, Carvalho AL, Eluf-Neto J, et al.

Publication date: 2013

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Provision in 157 Countries (2004-2009) and the Potential Influence of National Public Health Policies

This article, published in Vaccine, details the results of a survey of global influenza vaccine supply covering 157 countries from 2004 to 2009. The authors find that global annual vaccine provision increased 72 percent to 449 million doses during …

Author: Palache A

Publication date: 2011

Senegal: Changing the Face of Immunization in West Africa

This report discusses the work of PATH's Children's Vaccine Program in conjunction with the Senegalese government, health care workers, and local communities to introduce innovative, practical technologies to improve vaccine delivery …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2004

Senegal: Integrating and Streamlining Health Supply Chains

This document describes how project Optimize is collaborating with the Senegalese Ministry of Health to demonstrate innovations in the supply chain that can help to increase efficiency and improve performance, preparing the country for the …

Author: PATH; World Health Organization

Publication date: 2012

Shaping a Strategy to Introduce HPV Vaccines in India—Formative Research Results From the HPV Vaccines: Evidence for Impact Project

This report summarizes results from formative research in two states of India—Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat—regarding the health systems and policy context that will affect human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine introduction, as well as …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2009

Shaping a Strategy to Introduce HPV Vaccines in Peru—Formative Research Results From the HPV Vaccines: Evidence for Impact Project

This report summarizes results from formative research in Peru regarding the health systems and policy context that will affect human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine introduction, as well as beliefs, values, attitudes, knowledge, and behaviors related …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2009

Shaping a Strategy to Introduce HPV Vaccines in Uganda—Formative Research Results From the HPV Vaccines: Evidence for Impact Project

This report summarizes results from formative research in Uganda regarding the health systems and policy context that will affect human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine introduction, as well as beliefs, values, attitudes, knowledge, and behaviors …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2009

Shaping a Strategy to Introduce HPV Vaccines in Vietnam—Formative Research Results From the HPV Vaccines: Evidence for Impact Project

This report summarizes results from formative research in Vietnam regarding the health systems and policy context that will affect human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine introduction, as well as beliefs, values, attitudes, knowledge, and behaviors …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2009

SnapShots Archive

SnapShots was an electronic publication of the IMMUNIZATIONbasics project (which ran from 2004 to 2009) and was designed to provide busy public health professionals with references and periodic updates from the immunization world. Although the …

Author: IMMUNIZATIONbasics

Social Mobilisation, Consent and Acceptability: A Review of Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Procedures in Low and Middle-Income Countries

This article, published in BMC Public Health, reports on a study that synthesized experiences and lessons learned around social mobilization, consent, and acceptability during 55 human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine demonstration projects in 37 low- …

Author: Kabakama S, Gallagher KE, Howard N, et al.

Publication date: 2016

Sociocultural Issues in the Introduction of Human Papillomavirus Vaccine in Low-Resource Settings

This article, published in Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, reports results of a study that aimed to better understand vaccine decision-making in low-resource settings in order to identify strategies for successful human …

Author: Bingham A, Drake JK, LaMontagne DS

Publication date: 2009

Standards for Surveillance of Selected Vaccine-preventable Diseases

This document provides WHO recommendations on surveillance standards for selected vaccine-preventable diseases. These recommendations should be adapted to meet national needs in accordance with each country's disease control priorities, …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2008

State of the World's Vaccines and Immunization, Third Edition

This report focuses on the major developments in vaccines and immunization since 2000. Part 1 examines the impact of immunization on efforts to meet the Millennium Development Goals. It looks at the development and use of vaccines and the …

Author: World Health Organization, United Nations Children's Fund, World Bank

Publication date: 2009

Strategic Planning and Situation Assessment for Cervical Cancer Prevention: Practical Experience from PATH

From 2006 to 2011, PATH conducted demonstration projects in four low- and middle-income countries—India, Peru, Uganda, and Vietnam—to provide evidence for decision-making about public-sector introduction of human papillomavirus (HPV) …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2011

Strategies for the "Decade of Vaccines"

This issue of Health Affairs covers a variety of strategies for the "Decade of Vaccines." The articles included in the issue cover topics such as the business and economic benefits of vaccines, the moral case for vaccination, the importance of equal …

Author: Dentzer S, ed.

Publication date: 2011

Strengthening Immunization Programs: The Communication Component

This 46-page manual presents a comprehensive overview of the key elements of immunization communications. There also is an interesting annex focusing on an excellent project in Madagascar.

Author: BASICS II, US Agency for International Development

Publication date: 2004

Strengthening Routine Immunization Systems to Improve Global Vaccination Coverage

This article, published in the British Medical Bulletin, outlines the components of a successful routine immunization system, the path towards improving existing immunization program infrastructure, and the socioeconomic effects of incomplete …

Author: Sodha SV, Dietz V

Publication date: 2015

Supply Chain Strengthening: Our Work and Capabilities in Uganda

This fact sheet highlights the work of PATH and its partners to improve and support vaccine introductions as well as to strengthen the immunization supply chain at all levels in Uganda.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2016

Sustaining Immunization Efforts Under Health Reform: Challenges for Africa

In this paper Dr. Khadija Ali Msambichaka looks at the current state of EPI programs in Africa and the effects that health care reform is having on them. She cautions that health care reforms must be implemented carefully to ensure that immunization …

Author: Msambichaka K

Publication date: 1999

The Switch in the Americas

In 2016, 155 countries and territories from around the world participated in an unprecedented coordinated global health effort to switch one type of polio vaccine for another as part of polio eradication efforts. This 12-minute video explains the …

Author: Pan American Health Organization

Publication date: 2016

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