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Vaccines: a course, a journey, and an enriching experience
Nov 23 2022 | Mariana Souquett
"I learned... how vaccination has become one of the most life-saving public health measures in the world." - Mariana Souquett, journalist
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Boosting Vaccination by Investing in Nurses
Oct 26 2022 | Hannah Zweig
Three Sabin-Nursing Now Challenge Immunization Advocacy Champions attended the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) in Doha, Qatar, October 4-6.
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77th UNGA Reflections: Sabin delegation attends high-level events to urge leaders to invest in communities and vaccine professionals to boost equity and acceptance
Oct 6 2022 | Francesca Montalto
Sabin Vaccine Institute and our partners around the world joined leaders at the 77th U.N. General Assembly to advance key global health issues.
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Statement by Sabin Vice President Stacey Knobler on Alarming New WHO/UNICEF Data on Global Immunization Coverage
Jul 14 2022
Statement in response to alarming new data from WHO and UNICEF 2022 estimates of national immunization coverage
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InfoVacina Trainee, a program to enhance reporting on immunization and vaccines for early-career journalists, launches in Brazil
Jul 12 2022 | Nadia Peimbert-Rappaport
Agência Bori brings together early-career journalists, immunization experts & experienced journalists on health reporting who took part in InfoVacina
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How is storytelling helping health workers vaccinate people in rural Uganda?
Jun 28 2022 | Regina Schliep
Elevating the voices of rural health workers in Uganda and East Africa is enabling opportunities for advocacy
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Monthly Roundup: Addressing Vaccine Equity and Acceptance at the World Health Assembly, Immunization Advocates Strengthening Health Systems
Jun 13 2022 | Regina Schliep
Learn more about our recent activities.
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Monthly Roundup: Reflecting on World Immunization Week, Community Conversations on Vaccines, Looking to Global Health Leaders in Upcoming Events
May 11 2022 | Regina Schliep
Policymakers and global health program leaders must take action to enact systemic change.
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Focusing on Community-Based Solutions to Reverse Routine Immunization Backslide
May 2 2022 | Francesca Montalto
As major global gatherings convene, we must enact systemic change to address the backslide in routine immunization.
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Monthly Roundup: Celebrating Health Workers and Spotlighting Global Immunization Efforts
Apr 18 2022 | Regina Schliep
This month, global health leaders are pausing to recognize those at the forefront of delivering vaccines and other essential health services.
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Frontline health workers go a long way vaccinating people along the Costa Rica-Nicaragua border: A journalist reports
Apr 7 2022 | Nadia Peimbert-Rappaport
Health journalist Irene Rodríguez Salas shares her experiences investigating the challenges of COVID-19 vaccination and routine immunization.
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Monthly Roundup: Immunization Advocates in the Media, Global Vaccination Stakeholders Gather for Inaugural VARN2022 Conference
Mar 10 2022 | Regina Schliep
Learn about Immunization Advocates' partners recent journalism efforts, events featuring health workers, and upcoming events and opportunities.
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Monthly Roundup: Deepening Vaccine Acceptance Knowledge, Influence Among Journalists, Health Workers, Researchers
Feb 4 2022 | Regina Schliep
Immunization Advocates supports health workers and media professionals with educational resources to help them report accurately on immunization.
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To End the COVID-19 Pandemic in 2022, Learn & Act to Reverse 2021 Vaccine Inequities
Jan 20 2022 | Madeline Kuney
The world must invest in our health workforce and immunization professionals now to ensure rapid and effective public health response.
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Pursuing Collaboration To Further Vaccine Acceptance, Immunization Advocates New Activities
Dec 16 2021 | Jajuan Wright
Stay up to date with Sabin's Immunization Advocates November 2021 initiatives to promote vaccine equity and acceptance.
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Boosting Vaccine Confidence Through Storytelling, Immunization Advocates New Activities
Nov 5 2021 | Jajuan Wright
Stay up to date with Sabin's Immunization Advocates October 2021 initiatives to promote vaccine equity and acceptance.
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Vaccine Equity, Acceptance at Center of Immunization Advocates New Activities
Oct 4 2021 | Jajuan Wright
Stay up to date with Sabin's Immunization Advocates September 2021 initiatives to promote vaccine equity and acceptance.
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Immunization Advocates Explores COVID-19 Vaccine Equity, Acceptance in Season 2 of ‘Community Conversations on Vaccines’
Sep 28 2021 | Francesca Montalto
Immunization Advocates is launching season 2 of Community Conversations on Vaccines to provide further insight into immunization in LMICs.
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The NNC winners attend their first virtual session.
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The Nursing Now Challenge & Sabin Vaccine Institute Announce Winners of Storytelling Challenge
Sep 23 2021
The Nursing Now Challenge Global Solutions Initiative elevates the voices and perspectives of nurses and midwives.
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Community Conversations on Vaccines: Catching up with Our Season 1 Guests
Sep 2 2021 | Fawzia Tahsin
We recently caught up with two of our season one podcast guests to learn what challenges their communities continue to face.
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Voices for Vaccines: Sharing the Experiences of Nurses & Midwives to Promote Vaccine Equity & Acceptance
Aug 10 2021
Sabin and the Nursing Now Challenge seek to elevate nursing and midwifery leadership in advocating for equity and acceptance.
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Devin Sanasie, the Medex in the community of Aishalton, sits in his office at the Aishalton District hospital.
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Covering COVID-19 in Guyana’s ‘Deep South’
Apr 26 2021 | Vishani Ragobeer
Guyanese journalist Vishani Ragobeer shares her experience covering indigenous communities and COVID-19.
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Immunization Advocates Launches Podcast to Explore Vaccines in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
Mar 30 2021 | Francesca Montalto
Immunization Advocates is launching a new podcast as a tool for immunization advocates around the world to improve vaccine acceptance and demand.
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Journalists From Georgia, Moldova Utilize Workshop to Bolster Reporting on Vaccines, Immunization
Feb 9 2021
Journalists from Georgia and Moldova reflect on the impact of Thomson Reuters Foundation workshop on their reporting on vaccines and immunization.
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Delivering Trust in Vaccines on Immunization’s Front Lines
Dec 7 2020
The International Pediatric Association has partnered with Sabin Vaccine Institute to pilot the IPA Vaccine Trust Project.
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More Than 50 Journalists Across Brazil Join COVID-19 Vaccine Workshop
Dec 7 2020
A WhatsApp group chat resulted in the training of dozens of journalists in Brazil in hopes of bringing a quicker end to the pandemic's horrific toll.
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Discover Immunization Advocates’ Resources To Help Address Vaccine, Immunization Misinformation
Oct 27 2020 | Vince Blaser
This week we have launched our new Resource Hubs for health workers and for journalists to assist in delivering trusted information.
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