January 31, 2011
April 30, 2010
Sabin Executive Vice-President Dr. Ciro de Quadros received two distinguished awards—the Distinción Balmis and the Gold Shield—during the VII Conference on Vaccine Update, organized by the Balmis Vaccine Institute, held in Almería, Spain from April 28-30, 2010.
January 29, 2010
August 24, 2009
Dr. Ciro de Quadros, the Sabin Executive Vice-President, recently chaired the meeting of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Technical Advisory Group (TAG) meeting on vaccine-preventable diseases. The meeting focused on the progress made in combating vaccinte preventable diseases such as pneumococcal and rotavirus in the region of the Americas. It also examined the emerging threat faced by the H1N1 (swine flu) virus and other issues related to the control and eradication of vaccine preventable diseases.