Certification, Containment, Vaccines
Coffee with Polio Experts: Professor David Salisbury
Professor David Salisbury, chair of the Global Commission for the Certification of the Eradication of Poliomyelitis, talks us through the process of certifying the world as polio-free, and the importance of containing the virus after eradication.
Pakistan’s polio program has launched a novel initiative to reach children of nomadic families with polio and essential vaccines so that they are no longer left behind.
Latest recommendations from independent global certification body
Parameters for global eradication revisited
New guidance anticipated to quicken progress in achieving necessary safeguards
With wild polio at lowest levels in history, SAGE also turns focus on post-eradication
High-level summit held to take urgent action to end polio in country