Session I

Global and Regional Laboratory Network for surveillance of rotavirus - Gloria Rey

Identification of rotavirus genotypes pre and post introduction of rotavirus vaccine in Brazil - Jose Paulo Leite

Laboratory experience in hospital sentinel surveillance of rotavirus in El Salvador- Miguel Elas

Experience of the rotavirus Regional Reference Laboratory- Jose Paulo Leite

Conclusions and recommendations of the Experts Meeting on rotavirus genotypes in the Region of the Americas -  Eyal Leshem

Conclusions and next steps in rotavirus laboratory surveillance

 

Session II

Global and Regional Laboratory Network for surveillance of bacterial meningitis and pneumonia- Gloria Rey

Laboratory experience in hospital sentinel surveillance of bacterial meningitis and pneumonia in Panama - Raquel de Bolaños

Laboratory experience in hospital sentinel surveillance of bacterial meningitis and pneumonia in Paraguay - Gustavo Chamorro Cortesi

Laboratory surveillance of invasive bacterial diseases in Costa Rica - Grettel Chanto

Experience of the Regional Reference Laboratory in hospital sentinel surveillance of of bacterial meningitis and pneumonia - Carolina Duarte

Prevalence of pneumococcal serotypes in Latin-American countries: SIREVA II data - Maria Cristina de Cunto Brandileone

Pneumococcal detection and serotyping - carriage and invasive specimens - Gloria Carvalho

Conclusions and next steps in the laboratory surveillance of bacterial meningitis and pneumonia

 

Session III

GVAP in the context of the introduction of new vaccines -Cuauhtémoc Ruiz Matus

How to manage surveillance of new vaccines - Lúcia Helena De Oliveira

Surveillance of rotavirus and invasive bacterial diseases: Global network - Mary Agocs

Surveillance of rotavirus, bacterial meningitis and pneumonia: Challenges in LAC -  Jennifer Sanwogou

How to measure the impact of the PCV vaccine: Recommendation of global ITAG - Claire Broome

Using surveillance data to measure the impact of the PCV vaccine: Challenges - Jennifer Verani

Impact of the pneumococcal vaccine PCV 10 in Brazil - Carla Domingues

 

Session IV

How to measure the impact of PCV vaccination in children in other age groups - Maria Teresa Valenzuela

TAG recommendations for the use of meningococcal vaccine - Lúcia Helena De Oliveira

Surveillance of rotavirus and bacterial meningitis/pneumonia: successes and challenges of the experience of countries:

 

Session VI

Group presentations and discussion

  • Group 1
  • Group 2
  • Group 3
  • Group 4

Next steps to ensure the quality of surveillance of new vaccines in LAC - Lucia de Oliveira

Conclusions and recommendations