In a new paper published in PLOS NTDs, Sabin Vaccine Institute President Dr.

Last week, Sabin President Dr. Peter Hotez gave advice on how to pursue and succeed in a global health career path during an American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) Global Health student group webcast.

Dr. Ciro de Quadros, a giant in the world of public health, died peacefully at home yesterday in Washington, DC surrounded by his family. He was 74 years old.

By Dr. Mirta Roses Periago, NTD Special Envoy

Behind every public health achievement are extraordinary scientists, researchers and advocates. For the past 21 years at the Sabin Vaccine Institute (Sabin), we have honored these distinguished leaders through the Albert B.

With the slogan “Immunization for a healthy future. Know, Check, Protect” WHO reminds us this week that vaccines prevent 2-3 million deaths each year. Just imagine this: 2 to 3 million lives. This equals the populations of countries like Mongolia or Botswana.  

This post is part of our World Immunization Week blog series. Stay tuned for more blogs highlighting the benefits of immunization and the work Sabin is doing to support immunization programs worldwide.

In a fitting way to kick off World Immunization Week, several hundred people gathered Friday, April 25th to celebrate significant achievements in vaccinology over the past two decades and to examine solutions for overcoming remaining hurdles at the Sabin Vaccine Institute’s (Sabin) 20th Anniversary Scientific Symposium. Hosted at the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) in Washington, DC, it was an energized room filled with visionary leaders from humanitarian and health organizations, NGOs, pharmaceutical companies and academia.

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