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Venezuela: Plan Nacional de Inmunización en escuelas es parte de la Semana de Vacunación en las Américas

El Plan Nacional de Inmunización consiste en ampliar la cobertura de vacunación y crear conciencia acerca de su importancia en toda la población venezolana. Al plan nacional se le suma la octava edición de la Semana de Vacunación en las Américas de la OPS, con la intención de promover actividades transfronterizas para prevenir enfermedades y salvar vidas.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 May 2010 02:38
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8th Annual Vaccination Week in the Americas Targets 42 Million

Girl at a Vaccination Week in the Americas event

Washington, D.C., April 21, 2010 (PAHO) — Forty-four countries and territories of the Western Hemisphere will reach out to an estimated 42 million children and adults with vaccines during the Pan American Health Organization's 8th Annual Vaccination Week in the Americas (VWA) on April 24 to May 1.

Last Updated on Friday, 30 April 2010 10:05
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Dr. Mirta Roses Visits Suriname for VWA Launch

PAHO Director Dr. Mirta Roses in SurinameAfter the launching of the Vaccination Activities in St Laurent and Albina, PAHO Director Dr. Mirta Roses visited the Ministry of Health, accompanied by Dr. Gerry Eijkemans, PAHO/WHO representative in Suriname. Dr. Roses met with Dr. Leslie Resida, Director of the Bureau of Public Health, and gave a press conference presenting Vaccination Week in the Americas and addressing the World Day for Safety and Health at Work.

Last Updated on Friday, 30 April 2010 10:27
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PAHO's Director Launches Vaccination Week in the Americas in Nicaragua

Masaya, Nicaragua (PAHO/WHO) - The Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Dr. Mirta Roses, launched in the Nicaraguan city of Masaya the Eighth Vaccination Week in the Americas. Nicaragua this year is vaccinating against thirteen different diseases. Vaccination Week was launched in 2003 and now has the support and participation of all countries in the hemisphere.(in Spanish)

Last Updated on Friday, 30 April 2010 10:23
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Llegar a todos con más Victorias” Reconocimiento de la OPS es mayor compromiso para Nicaragua

Masaya, Nicaragua 24 de abril 2010 (OPS/OMS) — El Presidente de la República Daniel Ortega enfatizó el compromiso de Nicaragua con la Organización Panamericana de la Salud y con el pueblo de Nicaragua por llegar a todos durante esta jornada de vacunación para lo cual hizo un llamado a los trabajadores de la salud a movilizarse y llegar hacia los cuatro puntos cardinales del país para llevar la vacuna a adultos y niños.

Last Updated on Friday, 30 April 2010 10:22
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