SMART Vaccines: A Decision-Support Tool for Prioritizing New Vaccines

Guruprasad Madhavan and Kinpritma Sangha. Context: In 2010, the National Vaccine Program Office of the Department of Health and Human Services released the National Vaccine Plan whose first goal is to "develop new and improved vaccines," and the first implementation priority is "to develop a catalogue of priority vaccine targets of domestic and global health importance." As part of their …