Global VPIBD Reference Laboratory

To help CDC serve as a Global Reference Laboratory for the vaccine-preventable invasive bacterial diseases (VPIBD) laboratory network, which provides support to the global VPIBD surveillance network coordinated by the World Health Organization.
Funding Partners:
  • World Health Organization
Program Partners:
  • CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
Program Location:
  • Australia
  • Bangladesh
  • Brazil
  • Colombia
  • Ghana
  • Gambia
  • South Korea
  • Mexico
  • Philippines
  • South Africa