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Vaccine Carrier Water-Pack Freezing: Results From Studies on Visual Inspection Methods to Assess Freeze Status and on Water-Pack Temperature and Expansion During Freezing

This report summarizes experiments to develop a visual inspection method for determining whether water-packs are frozen, partially frozen, or unfrozen when removed from a freezer for use in vaccine carriers. It also examines water-pack temperature …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2016

Vaccine Carriers: Are They Meeting Stakeholders’ Needs?

This report presents the findings of a literature review and survey that aimed to improve understanding of current uses of vaccine carriers and the needs of global health stakeholders.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2014

Vaccine Innovation Lexicon

This document aims to establish a common vaccine innovation vocabulary to help ensure clarity in communications about innovations applied to vaccine products to increase their programmatic suitability, reduce overall costs, bolster supply security …

Author: PATH, Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance

Publication date: 2016

Vaccine Regional Distribution Center Cost Assessment

Project Optimize assessed the cost implications of leveraging a regional distribution center for the international transportation of vaccines in seven African countries. This report outlines the economic issues that need to be addressed for such a …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: 2011

Vaccine Safety and Your Child: Separating Fact From Fiction

This 32-page booklet is excerpted from a book published in 2011, and was developed by the Vaccine Education Center of the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia to serve as a resource for parents. Topics covered include: general questions about vaccine …

Author: Offit PA, Moser CA

Publication date: 2013

Vaccine Stock Management: Guidelines on Stock Records for Immunization Program and Vaccines Store Manager

This document was developed to assist countries in improving vaccine stock management practices in accordance with the WHO-UNICEF Effective Vaccine Store Management initiative. It reviews approaches and tools for recording necessary information. …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2007

Vaccine Supply Chain Costing Methodology

Between 2009 and 2012, technical staff from project Optimize worked to develop costing methodology and create an accompanying Microsoft Excel-based costing tool to help estimate the cost of the vaccine supply chain in Senegal and Vietnam. This …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: 2013

Vaccine Technologies at PATH

PATH and its partners have been advancing innovative vaccine technologies for more than 30 years. This report outlines PATH's approach and capabilities. It also describes a number of individual vaccine technologies at various …

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2010

Vaccine Vial Monitor (VVM) Availability and Use in the African, Eastern Mediterranean, Southeast Asian, and Western Pacific Regions

This document reports on a study of vaccine vial monitor (VVM) availability and use in developing countries in four regions. The study included three aspects: the total proportion of vaccines with VVMs in the regions with detailed information by …

Author: PATH, World Health Organization

Publication date: 2010

Vaccines for Children: Supply at Risk

This report warns of vaccine shortages serious enough to jeopardize immunization programs for children throughout the world.

Author: United Nations Children's Fund

Publication date: 2002

Vaccines: Harnessing Opportunity in the 21st Century

This report highlights key discussions from the 2011 Pacific Health Summit, held in Seattle, Washington, on June 21 to 23, 2011. The event brought together global leaders from science, industry, and policy to discuss how to realize the dream of a …

Author: The National Bureau of Asian Research

Publication date: 2011

Vesikari Clinical Severity Scoring System Manual

This manual provides a suggested standardized methodology for implementing the Vesikari Clinical Severity Scoring System across rotavirus vaccine studies and provides details on scoring system parameters, identifies implementation challenges, and …

Author: Kristen Lewis

Publication date: 2011

Victims of Our Own Success: Will Immunization Remain the Paradigm of Effective Prevention

This issue brief, based on a GIH roundtable discussion of select grantmakers and national experts in childhood immunization, explores various factors influencing public acceptance of childhood immunization; the importance of ensuring and conveying …

Author: Grantmakers in Health (GIH)

Publication date: 2001

Vietnam: Progress Beyond High Coverage

This report discusses the work of PATH's Children's Vaccine Program, in close collaboration with the Vietnamese National Expanded Program on Immunization, to increase immunization program quality, safety, and efficiency.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2006

VIEW-hub – Vaccine Information and Epidemiology Window

This web page provides a link to the most recent VIEW-hub Report, as well as an archive of earlier reports. This quarterly report provides data and figures on the introduction status of Haemophilus influenzae type b, pneumococcal conjugate, …

Author: International Vaccine Access Center

Vigilancia Epidemiológica de Diarreas Causadas por Rotavirus

This Spanish-language document provides information on rotavirus disease and vaccines, including epidemiology and prevention and treatment of the disease.

Author: Pan American Health Organization

Publication date: 2007

White Paper – Rotavirus: Common, Severe, Devastating, Preventable

This white paper provides a comprehensive source of information on rotavirus disease and vaccines. The 50-page synthesis includes the latest evidence and programmatic information about: rotavirus disease burden; vaccines in global use, nationally …

Author: ROTA Council

Publication date: 2016

WHO Brighton Collaboration on Maternal Immunization Meeting Report

This report summarizes a consultation meeting held jointly by the World Health Organization's Initiative for Vaccine Research and the Brighton Collaboration in Geneva, Switzerland, from July 24 to 25, 2014 to facilitate harmonization of key events …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2014

WHO Global Action Plan to Minimize Poliovirus Facility-Associated Risk After Type-Specific Eradication of Wild Polioviruses and Sequential Cessation of Oral Polio Vaccine Use

This is the third edition of the Global Action Plan for eradicating polio. It includes suggested guidelines for the safe handling and containment of poliovirus infectious and potentially infectious materials, with the goal of reduced risk of …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2015

WHO Guidance Note: Vaccine Diluents, Revision 2015

This guidance note explains the proper handling and use of vaccine diluents, including critical steps for reconstituting vaccines safely and the appropriate storage and stock management procedures. This document is designed to be used in conjunction …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2015

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