Since the early 1990s WHO has provided guidance to Member States, partner agencies and institutions on methods for measuring immunization coverage through surveys. In 2013, IVB began a review and revision of coverage survey methods and materials and has established an internal working group consisting of WHO staff and external experts to provide guidance and assistance to this process.
During 2014 several revisions to the methodology have been identified and draft guidelines have been prepared...
Background: Rabies is a zoonotic disease and many vulnerable sections like rag pickers and municipality workers neglect animal bites due to ignorance of their potential deadly outcomes. Stray dogs abound in garbage pits and this population is exposed to their attacks. It should be a mandate for municipalities to help protect their sanitary workforce, especially rag pickers, from deadly infectious diseases such as Rabies, Hepatitis-B, HIV, Tetanus etc. Objectives: Objective of this study was to...
Technical Officer, Integration
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The IAPHL team has developed a fun, interactive quiz to allow you to test your knowledge related to Human Resources Management for Supply Chain. Human Resource issues related to SCM has been somewhat of a “hot topic” for IAPHL over the past year, so we wanted to follow up and keep this conversation going on IAPHL.
Our new-and-improved quiz format allows you to take this multiple-choice quiz using the web link below. The results are completely anonymous, and will not be shared with anyone;...
Your post was informative regarding the implementation of a passive-cooled cold chain to reach remaining populations underserved by the traditional cold chain. You mentioned that SDD refrigerators have not demonstrated target times between repairs greater then 36 months. What has been the time between repairs for SDD refrigerators?
I was wondering if you have seen our post on MKT thermometers. An MKT thermometer would measure the thermal stress on a vaccine in much the same way that...
The Right Shot: Bringing down barriers to affordable and adapted vaccines, a new report by Médecins Sans Frontières ' Access Campaign was released today. Enjoy the reading ! www.msfaccess.org/about-us/media-room/pr...e-price-5-child-poor
"Fridge-tag is a very good product. In my opinion main benefits is: - easy to understand how it works and how to control temperature - big and contrast display, with big diggits - easy to control for staff with impaired vision; - cost-effective; - can be localized into..."
"These reviews are based on recent CHAI experience with installing the SunDanzer BFRV 55 DC solar direct drive refrigerator as part of a pilot in southwestern Tanzania. During the experience, a number of points were noted to pass back to the manufacturer to help them improve their designs. These..."
"These reviews are based on recent CHAI experience with installing the Sure Chill BLF 100 DC solar direct drive refrigerator as part of a pilot in southwestern Tanzania. During the experience, a number of points were noted to pass back to the manufacturer to help them improve their designs...."