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5 Reasons the Global Gap in Rotavirus Vaccine Access is Shrinking

5 Reasons the Global Gap in Rotavirus Vaccine Access is Shrinking

Mathuram Santosham, the chair of Rotacouncil, produced this piece originally for inpatient optimists.org. When I started my career in the 1970’s, I saw children die every day from severe diarrheal disease. Today, diarrhea is still responsible for half a million deaths...

Opportunities for Expanding Vaccine Access in Asia Pacific Region

Opportunities for Expanding Vaccine Access in Asia Pacific Region

Council member Tony Nelson and colleagues organized a rotavirus advocacy workshop at the 13th Congress of Asian Society for Pediatric Research on October 5, 2017. Speakers from Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, India, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, and...

September 2017 Progress Update

September 2017 Progress Update

Dear ROTA Council members, partners, and supporters, I am excited to welcome a new member of our Council. Dr. Fredrick Were, dean of the School of Medicine at the University of Nairobi, is known for his passionate advocacy for childhood immunization and his...