News Stories

   25/03/2008
10000 health workers stop polio in one of most dangerous places on earth Polio immunization of a nomadic child. Frequent population movements across Somalia meant that children of nomadic populations were at particular risk of polio. 25 March 2008,...
   23/02/2008
Message on British Houses of Parliament to celebrate 103 years of Rotary A giant Rotary wheel - the organization's logo - and the words "End Polio Now" were beamed onto the side of the House of Commons to the left of Big Ben on Rotary International's...
   28/07/2000
Independent polio campaign monitoring is carried out to assess the quality and impact of supplementary immunization activities. It is critical to guiding any necessary mid-course corrections if gaps or problems are found. The basic elements of monitor...
   28/07/2000
VDPVs and their Implications – State of the Art
   28/07/2000
This area of research focuses on managing the long-term risks of polio relating to vaccine-derived polioviruses (VDPVs) and vaccine-associated paralytic polio (VAPP) in the post-eradication era. It includes managing the risks through the eventual cessation...
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