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Essential Training Package for HPV Vaccine Introduction for Countries Introducing Cervarix™ 2 Dose Vaccine

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

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2013

Financing Assessment Tool for Immunization Services: Guidelines for Performing a Country Assessment

On behalf of Partnerships for Health Reform, this immunization financing tool is intended for in-depth, systematic evaluations of the costs and financing of immunization programs. The tool offers a checklist and tables that guide the user through …

Author: Kaddar M, Makinen M, Khan M

Publication date: 2000

“First, Do No Harm”: Introducing Auto-disable Syringes and Ensuring Injection Safety in Immunization Systems of Developing Countries

This document was developed to assist policymakers and program managers in planning the introduction of auto-disable syringes as part of a comprehensive national policy and plan of action to improve injection safety, both for routine immunization …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2002

Framework for Conducting a Self-Assessment of National Progress in Injection Waste Management, Version 1

This tool was developed to provide a simple, efficient framework for conducting a self-assessment of health care waste-management (HCWM) planning at the national level. By collecting data on key achievements, knowledge, and practices at …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2008

Generic Protocols for (i) Hospital-Based Surveillance to Estimate the Burden of Rotavirus Gastroenteritis in Children and (ii) a Community-Based Survey on Utilization of Health Care Services for Gastroenteritis in Children

This guide is intended for use in epidemiological surveillance activities aimed at collecting data on rotavirus disease burden.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2002

Getting Started With Vaccine Vial Monitors: Questions and Answers on Field Operations

This excellent, comprehensive training manual addresses and answers important questions about using vaccine vial monitors in the field.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2002

Giving Safe Injections: Using Auto-Disable Syringes for Immunization

This excellent, 112-page manual is a training curriculum for health care workers who provide injections. It includes information on the health impact of unsafe injections, selecting safe and effective vaccines, reconsituting vaccines safely, reading …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2001

Global Health eLearning Center

This learning resource offers an array of online courses that learners from many disciplines and positions can use to expand their knowledge in key public health areas and access important up-to-date technical information, including information on …

Author: US Agency for International Development and the INFO Project

Publication date: 2008

Global Manual on Surveillance of Adverse Events Following Immunization

Monitoring of adverse events following immunization (AEFI) is an essential strategy for ensuring the safety of vaccines. This manual provides guidance on improving the quality and efficiency of AEFI surveillance activities for managers of …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2014

Guidelines for Estimating the Economic Burden of Diarrheal Disease with Focus on Assessing the Costs of Rotavirus Diarrhea

WHO developed these guidelines to present a method for determining the costs associated with diarrheal disease in children under 5 years of age.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2005

Guidelines for Implementing Supportive Supervision

These guidelines define supportive supervision, how it can be incorporated into immunization programs, major steps in implementing supportive supervision, country-specific examples, and tools for implementing supportive supervision.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2003

Guidelines for National Strategies for the Safe and Appropriate Use of Injections

This two-page document summarizes key elements to assist in the development of a national strategy for ensuring safe and appropriate use of injections.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2000

Guidelines on the International Packaging and Shipping of Vaccines

This widely used reference from WHO has been updated according to new developments in vaccine stability, temperature monitoring, and recently pre-qualified vaccines.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2005

Guidelines to Assure the Quality, Safety, and Efficacy of Live Attenuated Rotavirus Vaccines (oral)

Intended for use by National Regulatory Authorities NRAs and vaccine manufacturers, this document provides guidelines on production, quality control, and safety/efficacy evaluation of live,attenuated, oral rotavirus vaccines.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2005

How to Calculate Vaccine Volumes and Cold Chain Capacity Requirements

This module provides guidance on calculating vaccine volumes; evaluating cold chain storage capacity and requirements; and calculating cold chain storage needs for coolant-packs and the dry-storage capacity required for immunization-related …

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

Publication date: 2017

How to Develop a Repair and Maintenance System for Cold Chain Equipment

Intended for Expanded Programme on Immunization managers, logisticians, cold chain managers, and decision-makers at national and subnational levels, this training module introduces the recommended components of a national cold chain equipment …

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

Publication date: 2017

How to Monitor Temperatures in the Vaccine Supply Chain

This training module focuses on temperature monitoring of vaccines and provides updated implementation guidance on vaccine vial monitors and various temperature monitoring tools for cold rooms and fridges, including new devices that monitor and log …

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

Publication date: 2015

How to Perform a Lumbar Puncture

This slide presentation gives an overview of performing a lumbar puncture in diagnosing encephalitis.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2005

How to Use Passive Containers and Coolant-Packs for Vaccine Transport and Outreach Operations

This training module provides guidance on how to develop a transport strategy for vaccines that minimizes the risk of exposure to freezing through the correct use of passive containers and their associated coolant-packs. It covers vaccine transport …

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

Publication date: 2015

HPV and Cervical Cancer Curriculum

This e-learning tool is intended to be used as a basis for courses, workshops, and self-learning to improve individual knowledge about human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer. It includes PowerPoint presentations with speaker notes and …

Author: Union for International Cancer Control

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