Dear ROTA Council members, partners, and supporters,

I enjoyed seeing many of Asia’s foremost immunization leaders at the Asian Vaccine Conference in Singapore. Regardless of where you live and work, evidence on rotavirus disease and vaccines from all world regions is now more accessible than ever on our newly re-launched website

I invite you to explore the site, which we updated to better meet the needs of our Council, global advocates, in-country technical specialists supporting decision making, and partners. Visit to find:

Let me know what you think of the new resource. Please see below for more important updates from our network.


Dr. Mathu Santosham
Chair, ROTA Council

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