Tomorrow over 200 million people in over 100 countries will celebrate Global Handwashing Day.

Recently there has been a great deal of good news for children suffering from vaccine-preventable diseases.

Sabin Executive Vice-President, Ciro de Quadros, M.D., M.P.H., recently co-authored two new papers that will appear this month in the Strüngmann Forum Report entitled, "Disease Eradication in the 21st Century: Implications for Global Health.” The 

Since the rotavirus vaccine was introduced in 2007, diarrhea-related deaths among Mexican children under the age of 5 have been cut nearly in half.

The 9th International Rotavirus Symposium brought together 365 participants from 65 countries from August 2-3, 2010 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Late last month ONE launched a new campaign to increase funding for two new vaccines for pneumococcal and diarrheal diseases. The campaign video features kids asking “why bother?”

The 27 Aug 2010 Awareness Times of Sierra Leone writes a brief entitled Two Return from Rotavirus Symposium, about Senior Program Officer Cliff Kamara and Dr.

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