Vaccine Research and Surveillance

908
global health
Vaccine Research and Surveillance
Switzerland
To conduct targeted assessments involving vaccine research and surveillance. The current studies range from a meningitis carriage study in Burkina Faso to measure the impact of the MenA vaccine, to rotavirus surveillance in Mozambique to look at vaccine effectiveness.
GAVI
Davycas International, Fundaҫão Manhiҫa, Ministry of Health Haiti, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, World Health Organization, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Dissolving Microneedle Patch for MR Vaccination

969
infectious disease
Dissolving Microneedle Patch for MR Vaccination
United States of America
To support the development of a dissolving microneedle patch for measles and rubella (MR) vaccination.
UNICEF
CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases; CDC’s Center for Global Health; Georgia Institute of Technology; Micron Biomedical

Impact Assessment of Rotavirus Vaccine in Pakistan

952
global health
Impact Assessment of Rotavirus Vaccine in Pakistan
Pakistan
To provide evidence about the public health impact and benefits on child health after the introduction of rotavirus vaccine into the Pakistan National Immunization Program system.
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases

GAVI Alliance Partner Engagement Framework

971
infectious disease
GAVI Alliance Partner Engagement Framework
Afghanistan
Bangladesh
Burkina Faso
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Cameroon
Ethiopia
Gambia
Haiti
Indonesia
India
Cambodia
Mali
Myanmar
Mozambique
Nigeria
Nepal
Pakistan
Rwanda
Senegal
Uganda
Viet Nam
Zambia
Zimbabwe
To strengthen vaccine-preventable disease surveillance platforms to maximize their capacity to measure burden of disease and to monitor the impact of vaccines. Activities include improving immunization data quality; evaluating impact and implementation of vaccines (including oral cholera, rubella, and HPV); improving the quality and planning of measles and rubella campaigns; and strengthening surveillance for vaccine preventable diseases (meningitis, diphtheria and pertussis, intussusception).
GAVI
CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases

World Polio Day Provides Focus on Progress toward a Polio-Free World

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Global Rotavirus and IBVPD Reference Laboratories

929
global health
Global Rotavirus and IBVPD Reference Laboratories
Switzerland
Gambia
South Korea
South Africa
To help CDC serve as a Global Reference Laboratory for the rotavirus and the invasive bacterial vaccine preventable diseases (IBVPD) laboratory networks, which provide support to the WHO-coordinated global rotavirus and the global IBVPD surveillance networks.
World Health Organization
CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases

Meningitis Carriage Study in Burkina Faso

930
Burkina Faso
Meningitis Carriage Study in Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso
To conduct an evaluation of N. Meningitidis and N. Lactamica in Burkina Faso as part of a larger initiative to introduce a novel serogroup A conjugate meningococcal vaccine in Africa and eliminate epidemic meningitis.
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases; Norwegian Institute of Public Health

World Meningitis Day: A Step Closer to Eliminating Epidemics

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Championing Childhood Immunizations

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Jeryl Lynn Hilleman Endowed Lectureship

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lecture
Jeryl Lynn Hilleman Endowed Lectureship
United States of America
To honor CDC's 50th anniversary and the 25th anniversary of the first combination vaccine for measles, mumps and rubella, this award funds an annual lecture at CDC's National Immunization Conference by an individual whose work or leadership has made significant contributions to the elimination of measles, mumps, or rubella or individuals who have contributed to the elimination of any pediatric disease and immunization overall.
Established by the Merck Company Foundation and supported by multiple individuals and organizations
CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
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