Events

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New opportunities for preventing rotavirus in the region

October 5, 2017 | 12:00-4:00pm
Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building, Hong Kong
Held in conjunction with 13th Congress of the Asian Society for Pediatric Research, October 6-8, 2017

This advocacy workshop will allow participants to learn more about the evidence for including rotavirus vaccines as part of a comprehensive diarrhea prevention strategy and to develop the skills and tools to effectively advocate for rotavirus vaccines in their countries and the broader Asia Pacific region. Learn more.

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Building the investment case for rotavirus vaccines through evidence

April 27, 2017 | 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Concorde Hotel, Singapore
Held in conjunction with the Asian Vaccine Conference (ASVAC)

A technical workshop to engage clinicians, researchers, and programmatic leaders from Asia in reviewing available evidence on rotavirus vaccines, discussing challenges and opportunities for rotavirus vaccine introduction in middle-income countries in Asia, and identifying key evidence gaps to support decision-making.

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Common, Severe, Preventable: Rotavirus disease and the role of the media

April 27-28, 2017

Concorde Hotel, Singapore

A media training session to engage journalists from the region.  Discussions will include: the impact of rotavirus disease globally, morbidity and mortality, challenges and opportunities for the media and how scientists and journalists can work together.

 

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ROTA Council Session

May 28-30, 2017

Mangochi, Malawi

In conjunction with the 11th African Rotavirus Symposium.