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Topic: Introduction and service delivery

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Heard at the 68th WHA: Closing the Immunization Gap

In this video, immunization experts and political leaders attending the 68th World Health Assembly (WHA) share their thoughts on what must be done to close the immunization gap, reach vulnerable populations, and ensure that all children have access …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2015

Home-Based Records

Home-based vaccination records play an important role in documenting immunization services, however current evidence suggests that these tools are often underutilized. This web page provides resources on home-based vaccination records, including a …

Author: World Health Organization

How Do We Improve Health Around the World?

This infographic depicts the Better Immunization Data (BID) Initiative’s approach to enhancing immunization and improving health around the world through improved data collection, quality, and use. It explains their multi-pronged strategy, which …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2016

How Much Does it Cost to Get a Dose of Vaccine to the Service Delivery Location? Empirical Evidence from Vietnam's Expanded Program on Immunization

The authors of this article, published in Vaccine, present empirical estimates of vaccine supply chain costs for Vietnam's Expanded Program on Immunization for routine vaccines at each level of the supply chain, before and after the introduction of …

Author: Mvundura M, Kien VD, Nga NT, et al.

Publication date: 2013

HPV Vaccination in Africa: Lessons Learned From a Pilot Program in Uganda

This report summarizes a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program implemented in Uganda where the HPV vaccine was made available to almost 10,000 girls in select parts of the country. The purpose of the study was to investigate operational …

Author: PATH, Child Health and Development Centre, Uganda National Expanded Program on Immunization

Publication date: 2011

The HPV Vaccination in Japan: Issues and Options

In April 2013, the government of Japan added the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to its list of routine immunizations, yet in June 2013 the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare suspended its recommendation for the vaccination. This …

Author: Wilson R, Paterson P, Larson HJ

Publication date: 2014

HPV Vaccination in Latin America: Lessons Learned From a Pilot Program in Peru

This report summarizes a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program implemented in Peru where HPV vaccine was made available to all girls aged nine years or older in fifth grade in selected parts of the country. The purpose of the study was to …

Author: PATH, Instituto de Investigación Nutricional, Ministerio de Salud de Peru, Estrategia Sanitaria Nacional de Inmunizaciones

Publication date: 2010

HPV Vaccination in Southeast Asia: Lessons Learned From a Pilot Program in Vietnam

This report summarizes the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program implemented in Vietnam by PATH, the Vietnam National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, and the Vietnam National Center for Health Education and Communication through the …

Author: PATH; National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Vietnam; National Center for Health Education and Communication, Vietnam

Publication date: 2012

HPV Vaccine Communication: Special Considerations for a Unique Vaccine

This report presents communication guidance and specific considerations for countries that plan to introduce human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine into their national immunization program. HPV vaccine is unique for many reasons, and the report aims to …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2016

HPV Vaccine Infographic 2014

This infographic provides information on the scale of cervical cancer deaths around the world. It also distinguishes between countries with national human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine programs and countries that are eligible for HPV vaccine funding …

Author: GAVI Alliance

Publication date: 2014

HPV Vaccine Introduction Clearing House

This web page is a one-stop shop to find publications, tools, and other important resources on the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. Its goal is to help guide HPV vaccine policy, program, and communications managers to develop successful …

Author: World Health Organization

HPV Vaccine Lessons Learnt

This web page provides links to a package of resources from the first comprehensive review of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine delivery experiences across 46 low- and middle-income countries. Highlights include key findings and lessons learned …

Author: PATH, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Publication date: 2016

HPV Vaccine Training Materials for Countries Introducing Gardasil (or Silgard)™ 1 Dose Vaccine

These eight training modules relate to key aspects of the introduction of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine Gardasil (or Silgard)™. They are intended for use by health workers during vaccine introduction training sessions and contain …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2013

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine Coverage Achievements in Low and Middle-Income Countries 2007–2016

This article, published in Papillomavirus Research, provides an analysis of HPV vaccine dose coverage in 41 low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) between 2007 and 2016. According to the authors, final coverage estimates were all above 50 percent, …

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

Publication date: 2017

Human Papillomavirus Vaccination in Tanzanian Schoolgirls: Cluster-Randomized Trial Comparing 2 Vaccine-Delivery Strategies

This article, published in the Journal of Infectious Diseases, reports on a study that compared vaccine coverage for the quadrivalent human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in Tanzanian schoolgirls using two delivery strategies. The authors found that …

Author: Watson-Jones D, Baisley K, Ponsiano R, et al.

Publication date: 2012

Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Delivery Strategies That Achieved High Coverage in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

This article, published in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization, documents human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination coverage after the demonstration projects conducted in India, Peru, Uganda, and Vietnam by PATH and national governments. …

Author: LaMontagne DS, Barge S, Nga TL, et al.

Publication date: 2011

Immunization Essentials: A Practical Field Guide

This 275-page manual is full of useful information and belongs on every immunization professional's bookshelf.

Author: US Agency for International Development

Publication date: 2004

Immunization in Practice

This online manual covers all aspects of immunization program management.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2004

Immunization in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: Landscape Analysis and Policy Recommendations

This report provides an analysis of the policy environment for immunization in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and examines the challenges related to vaccine management, delivery, and delays in domestic immunization financing commitments. It …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2016

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

Publication date: 2010

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