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Needle Remover Technical Overview

This document provides an overview of the issues around the introduction and use of needle removers in low-resource settings. It includes information on their advantages and disadvantages, and links to training materials on the safe disposal of …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2006

New Options for Cervical Cancer Screening and Treatment in Low-Resource Settings

This issue brief examines screening in the era of HPV vaccination and provides the latest evidence on new screening and treatment modalities for developing countries. It summarizes the current evidence on various options, namely cervical cytology …

Author: Cervical Cancer Action

Next-Generation Immunization Supply Chains Are Needed to Improve Health Outcomes

This document provides key messages for policy- and decision-makers to explain why next-generation immunization supply chains are needed to fulfill global health goals. They are intended to unite partners and stakeholders in a common language around …

Author: PATH; Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance; Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; John Snow, Inc.; VillageReach

Publication date: 2015

One Is Too Many: Ending Child Deaths From Pneumonia and Diarrhoea

This report highlights the current burden of pneumonia and diarrheal disease in children under the age of five and outlines the protective, preventative, and treatment interventions available to fight these diseases. It explains current progress in …

Author: United Nations Children’s Fund

Publication date: 2016

Optimize: Albania Report

This report presents the results of demonstration projects and other activities undertaken in Albania as part of a partnership between project Optimize (a collaboration between the World Health Organization and PATH) and the Albanian Institute of …

Author: Albanian Institute of Public Health, PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: 2013

Optimize: Guatemala Report

This report presents the results and lessons learned from a collaborative effort between the Guatemala Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance, the Pan American Health Organization, and project Optimize. This demonstration project attempted …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: 2013

Optimize Phase I Summary Report: Evaluating the Vaccine Supply Chain in Preparation for Demonstrating Future Options in Vietnam

Project Optimize and the Vietnamese National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology collaborated on a series of activities designed to assess the opportunities and needs for strengthening the immunization system in Vietnam. This document reports the …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: 2010

Optimize: Senegal Report

This report presents the results of demonstration projects and other activities undertaken in Senegal from 2009 to 2012 as part of a partnership between project Optimize and the Senegalese Ministry of Health. The activities aimed to demonstrate …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: 2013

Optimize: South Sudan Report

This report summarizes the results of a small implementation activity that Project Optimize conducted in South Sudan. The goal of the activity was to test the feasibility and usefulness of implementing a mobile and cloud-based vaccine stock …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: 2013

Optimize: Tunisia Report

This report presents the results and findings of three demonstration projects undertaken in Tunisia as part of a partnership between project Optimize and the Tunisian Ministry of Health. Between 2009 and 2012, the partnership aimed to demonstrate …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: 2013

Optimize: Vietnam Report

This report presents the results of demonstration projects and other activities undertaken in Vietnam as part of a partnership between project Optimize and Vietnam’s Ministry of Health. The activities aimed to demonstrate innovations in …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: 2013

Other Duties as Required: Efficient Use of Human Resources

This policy paper focuses on the role of human resources and the specific challenges facing individuals within the health system to adequately address the needs of vaccine supply chains, particularly in low-resource communities. It also presents …

Author: VillageReach

Publication date: 2014

Outsourcing the Vaccine Supply Chain and Logistics System to the Private Sector: The Western Cape Experience in South Africa

More and more countries are engaging the private sector in vaccine supply chain and logistic functions. As a part of this review, a case study was conducted in the Western Cape of South Africa whereby the Biovac Institute (a third-party, …

Author: World Health Organization, PATH

Publication date: 2011

Outsourcing Transport to Improve Health at the Last Mile: A Case Study

This report presents a case study in Mozambique on a program to test a new model of transporting vaccines and other essential medicines through outsourcing. It includes findings from a six-month assessment and presents the potential benefits of …

Author: VillageReach

Publication date: 2016

Outsourcing Vaccine Supply Chain and Logistics to the Private Sector

This evidence brief provides supply chain managers in low- and middle-income countries with an overview of the potential benefits of outsourcing components of their vaccine logistics systems to the private sector. It also provides practical …

Author: World Health Organization, PATH

Publication date: 2012

Pandemic Planning Update VI: A Report from Secretary Michael O. Leavitt

This report provides an update on the US government's progress in energizing a national pandemic influenza preparedness movement over nearly three years. The report includes a timeline of pandemic preparedness events; monitoring and …

Author: US Department of Health and Human Services

Publication date: 2009

The PATH Innovation Pipeline for Malaria

Defeating malaria will require a range of innovative strategies and solutions. This report explains PATH's strategy and approach to fighting malaria. It includes several examples of PATH's work in malaria vaccines, diagnostics, drugs, and system …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2017

PATH Vietnam and ImmReg: Expanding Reach of the Immunization Registry in Vietnam

ImmReg is a web-based, digital immunization registry that can be accessed via a computer or mobile phone, allowing health workers to record and access immunization data in real time. This case study explores PATH’s effective scale-up of ImmReg in …

Author: United Nations Foundation, PATH, HRP

Publication date: 2016

PATH's Japanese Encephalitis Project: Collaboration and Commitment to Protect Asia's Children

A final report on the focused efforts of PATH and its partners to provide technical support to JE-endemic countries to improve data for decision-making, advance the availability of an improved vaccine, introduce vaccine to immunization systems, and …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2009

Pentavalent Vaccine in the Uniject™ Injection System: A Time and Motion Study

This report delivers the results of a time and motion study conducted in Kenya to understand the perceived benefits and challenges of a fully liquid pentavalent vaccine (which combines five antigens for protection against diphtheria, tetanus, …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2014

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