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Upcoming Discovery Session Reminder: Vaccine Credentialing Solutions - Part 2

Hello,This is a reminder to register for the second portion of the special two-part Discovery series on vaccine credentialing solutions. Vaccine credentialing solutions are also referred to as vaccine passports or digital vaccine cards.The upcoming webinar on Monday, May 24 at 4 p.m. ET will focus on the technical aspects of vaccine credential...
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Landscape Analysis Report: Capture and Utilization of Adult Vaccination Data in IIS

Hello,We are pleased to share AIRA’s Landscape Analysis Report on the capture and utilization of adult vaccination data in IIS. The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of capturing adult vaccination data in IIS in both routine and mass vaccination settings. This report aims to document the challenges, current approaches, and opportunit...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 19, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 19, 2021

  14 May 2021, Vol. 96, No. 19, pp. 157–164 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 157 Health systems for health security – Strengthening prevention, preparedness and response to health emergencies    Download 14 mai 2021, Vol. 96, No. 19, pp. 157-164 Maintenant en ligneDANS CE NUMÉRO 157 Contribution des systèmes de santé à la sécurité s...
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Last Chance! Call for Content Closing 5/16!

 Hello,This is your LAST CHANCE to submit content for consideration for the AIRA 2021 National Meeting! The deadline to submit your presentation ideas or interest in leading a group discussion is this Sunday, May 16, at 11:59 p.m. ET. Please visit the AIRA 2021 National Meeting website to: Submit content for consideration. For a...
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ACIP Expands Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Age Recommendation

Hello,As part of our ongoing commitment to share important decisions and recommendations with you, below is a summary of today’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) meeting and subsequent vote. ACIP met today, May 12, to discuss and vote on updated age recommendations for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. The ACIP members received u...
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Don't Miss Out!

 Hello,The deadline to submit content for consideration for the AIRA 2021 National Meeting is just around the corner! Please review the Call for Content flyer and submit your presentation ideas or interest in leading a group discussion. The Call for Content closes this Sunday, May 16, at 11:59 p.m. ET. Don’t miss out! Get ready for t...
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ACIP Meeting on Rabies and Dengue Vaccines

Hello,The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) met on May 5 to receive updates and discuss the vaccines for rabies and dengue. The workgroup did not vote on any recommendations in the meeting.The rabies pre-exposure prophylaxis presentation and dialogue was a continuation of the discussion at the February ACIP meeting. The workgroup ...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 18, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 18, 2021

  7 May 2021, Vol. 96, No. 18, pp. 145–156 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 145 Surveillance to track progress towards polio eradication – worldwide, 2019–2020    Download 7 mai 2021, Vol. 96, No. 18, pp. 145-156 Maintenant en ligneDANS CE NUMÉRO 145 Surveillance de la poliomyélite: suivi des progrès accomplis vers l’éradication de ...
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AIRA Monthly Update April 2021

 Monthly UpdateApril 2021 in Reviewwww.immregistries.orgIn This Issue…AIRA's COVID-19 Response UpdateAIRA Appreciates Our Members!Join Us at the AIRA 2021 National MeetingHIMSS21 Global Health Conference & ExhibitionMonthly Technical Assistance Hot TopicsAIRA's Pilot Interoperability Course Has EndedUS Rooftop Geocoding Pilot Coming SoonAI...
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Your gift accelerates COVID-19 vaccine delivery at the last mile.

  Delivering available COVID-19 vaccines to vulnerable communities is the next big challenge.In a country like the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), a lack of dedicated funding for the distribution of vaccines and vaccine hesitancy in communities are complicating the country’s vaccination efforts. On top of that, poor road infrastructur...
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EYE Strategy April Newsletter

 View this email in your browser April Newsletter  Last week was World Immunization Week (WIW). The theme for 2021 is how vaccines can bring us closer together. We were actively involved in sharing our positive stories and experiences of implementing yellow fever (YF) vaccination campaigns. The Immunization Agenda 2030 (IA ...
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Hybrid National Meeting? Say Whaaat?!

Hello,We are all navigating uncharted territory, but we are still planning to make this year’s National Meeting as useful and accessible as ever! So, we want to know, how are you planning to attend the AIRA 2021 National Meeting – in person or virtually? Not sure yet? Let us know by taking a one-minute survey!As a reminder, the National Meeting web...
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Upcoming Discovery Session Reminder: Vaccine Credentialing Solutions

Hello,A reminder to register for a special two-part series on vaccine credentialing solutions. Vaccine credentialing solutions are also referred to as vaccine passports or digital vaccine cards.The first webinar on Monday, May 10 at 4 p.m. ET will focus on the programmatic aspects of vaccine credentialing solutions. Register here!The second we...
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Seeking the Ground Truth in Clean Cooking: Will the Cleanest Stoves Actually Reduce the Most Emissions?

Over the last ten years, a recurring theme of our clean cooking work has been the need to define clean cookstove adoption based on measured stove usage rather than sales or ownership. There is far too much evidence of improved stoves falling into disuse for us to assume that distributing a clean stove will have the intended impact on air quality, w...
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Looking to the private sector to accelerate the COVID-19 vaccine rollout: “all hands on deck” for equitable delivery

This product is a collective effort by Anna Cocozza[1], Barbara O'Hanlon[2], Aurélie Paviza[1] and Meru Sheel[3], along with Kristopher Ansin[4], Grace Chee[5], David Clarke[1], Shalini Desai[6], Rebecca Fields[5], Somesh Kumar[3], Christopher Morgan[2], Naomi Nathan[7], Gaurav Sharma[3], Samir Sodha[6] and Aya Thabet[8]. This blog can be downloade...
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Polio News April 2021

 View this email in your browser or download PDFApril 2021POLIO NEWSDear Moderator,This year’s World Immunization Week is helping spread the message that vaccines bring us closer – to our families, to healthier lives, and to ending polio. Innovation around immunization efforts continue to help bring us closer. As just one exampl...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 17, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 17, 2021

  30 April 2021, Vol. 96, No. 17, pp. 133–144 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 133 Meeting of the Immunization and Vaccine-related Implementation Research Advisory Committee (IVIR-AC), March 2021  Download 30 avril 2021, Vol. 96, No. 17, pp. 133-144 Maintenant en ligneDANS CE NUMÉRO 133 Réunion du Comité consultatif sur la vaccination et...
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PAHO Immunization Newsletter: March 2021

96 PAHO Immunization Newsletter: March 2021View this email in your browserMarch 2021IN THIS ISSUEPAHO Launches COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage Dashboard for the Region of the AmericasDr. Merceline Dahl-Regis, PAHO Public Health Hero of the Americas Awardee, Receives Queen's HonourImmunization Agenda 2030: A Global Strategy to Leave No One BehindStrat...
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Job Opportunities at AIRA

Hello,We're hiring! AIRA is seeking an Administrative Assistant and a Meeting Planning Coordinator Consultant. More information about each position can be found below, and all job postings are also shared on the Opportunities page of the AIRA website.Administrative AssistantAIRA is looking for an Administrative Assistant on the ...
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ACIP: Recommends Resuming Use of Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine

Hello,As part of our ongoing commitment to share important decisions and recommendations with you, below is a summary of today’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) meeting and subsequent vote. The ACIP met today, April 23, to discuss and vote on updated recommendations for the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine. The ACIP members receive...
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