Pneumococcal, a highly infectious disease, kills 1.6 million people - including more than 800,000 children under age five - each year. The Sabin Vaccine Institute (Sabin) supports research and advocacy efforts to raise awareness about this deadly disease, and encourage the introduction of pneumococcal vaccines worldwide.
October 21, 2009
The Pneumococcal Council of Experts (PACE), an initiative of the Sabin Vaccine Institute, has led efforts to raise awareness of the burden of pneumococcal disease, the most common vaccine-preventable cause of death and a leading infectious killer of children worldwide.
October 27, 2008