Accelerated Vaccine Introduction Initiative (AVII)
The initiative was established to build on and implement the work started by the Accelerated Development and Introduction Plans for rotavirus and pneumococcal vaccines and the Hib initiative. The AVI is hosted within the Gavi Secretariat and its activities are delivered through its Partners – WHO, UNICEF and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation as an observer – and a competitively selected outsourced entity AVI Technical Assistance Consortium. - See more at: http://www.gavi.org/results/evaluations/avi-project-review/#sthash.ea0PZB74.dpuf
Crime and Obesity
Telling kids to "be more active" won't dent the obesity epidemic if they're afraid to go outside.
Buzz. No Death.
Imagine a mosquito that could not transmit malaria. Marcelo Jacobs-Lorena did. Then he made one.
Why are men lining up to be circumcised in rural Uganda? One cut can dramatically reduce the risk of HIV infection.
Chuka Anude had a great job, but it wasn't enough. He wanted to be a leader. So he came to the Bloomberg School.
In northwest Bangladesh, the JiVitA research project seeks to save infant lives with vitamin A.