Thirty years of the Immunization Newsletter
“Thirty years of the Immunization Newsletter: The history of the EPI in the Americas” compiles over 2,500 articles on immunization published since 1979. This book will take you from the early implementation of the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) in the Americas to the current efforts to sustainably introduce new vaccines. You will read about the regional polio, measles and rubella elimination initiatives, from their conception to their achievement, and of the many experiences and lessons learned that have made the Immunization Program of the Americas one of the most successful life-saving initiatives in the world.
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Recent Immunization News
Dr. Cuauhtémoc Ruiz-Matus Awarded for Achievements in Health
The H. Commission of the Mexican Society of Public Health has awarded Dr. Cuauhtémoc Ruiz-Matus, chief of the Comprehensive Family Immunization Unit, with the 2014 Medal for Health Excellence as an acknowledgement of his outstanding career in public health and for the indisputable contributions he has made both to the Mexican Society of Public Health and to the field of public health.