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

Attendees included scientists, public health professionals, immunization leaders, and others that gathered for an update on research and public health agendas related to rotavirus disease. Participants also discussed the progress with rotavirus vaccine introduction and disease prevention.

The proceedings of the event have been published and are available for download. In addition, on behalf of the organizing committee, Sabin urges you to share this message with all of your contacts and to post the Call to Action on your organization's website.