Sabin Executive Vice President Dr. Ciro de Quadros attended this week’s Pacific Health Summit in Seattle, Washington. The theme of the 2011 conference was vaccines. In particular, attendees looked at how vaccination can be used to address opportunities and challenges in global health.

Several of the attendees, including Dr. de Quadros, contributed their vision of maximizing vaccines to improve global health for the “2011 Summit Challenge.” On page 11, you can find Dr. de Quadros’ vision for the summit. Entitled “Collective Action in the 21st Century of Vaccines,” Dr. de Quadros outlines five action points to address inequities present in global vaccine access.

To read Dr. de Quadros’ thought piece, click here.