Broader benefits of the polio programme, GPEI partners, Transition planning, Vaccines
Coffee with Polio Experts: Anand Balachandran, WHO
Anand Balachandran, former Coordinator Polio Transition, speaks to us about ensuring the infrastructure built up to eradicate polio will continue to benefit broader public health goals, long after the disease has been eradicated.
29 July 2022
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