End Polio now and how Disney & the Oscars played their role–by John Hewko

John Hewko, the CEO of Rotary International, started his presentation at the World Vaccine Congress Washington this past April with a very nicely put together video about how close the world actually is to eliminating Polio as a disease (watch the video here). His presentation gave us an overview of the important work all 34,000 Rotary clubs do worldwide to …

Universal Immunization Programme in India: Challenges and Opportunities

At the 12th annual World Vaccine Congress we will have the pleasure to welcome Mrs Anuradha Gupta, the Joint Secretary for Reproductive and Child Health for the Indian Ministry of Health and Welfare.   Mrs Gupta will discuss the existing vaccine recommendations, coverage rates and promising future indications. What are the opportunities and threats from a vaccine maker’s perspective?   …