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Dr. Peter Hotez, president of the Sabin Vaccine Institute, was honored last week with the prestigious Abraham Horwitz Award for Excellence in Inter-American Public Health.
High rates of parasitic infection in the region nearly 20 years after the collapse of the Soviet Union
Today the GAVI Alliance announced its decision to provide 37 countries with vaccines to prevent pneum
Recently there has been a great deal of good news for children suffering from vaccine-preventable diseases.
A special supplement in the USA Today, titled Neglected Diseases in Developing Nations, appeared today in Los Angeles, New York, Washington DC, Baltimore, Chicago, Seattle and Philadelphia.
Today in Cannes, France, Coalition against Typhoid members presented at the 6th International Conference on Vaccines for Enteric Diseases (VED) 2011.
A midweek review of vaccine research and advocacy efforts in the news:
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.
This story, by Leon Ochiai and Mohamed Imran Khan, of the International Vaccine Institute (IVI)’s VIVA Initiative, originally appeared in the M