Former Task Forces
Vaccine research, development and safe implementation:
The Jordan Report: Accelerated Development of Vaccines. 2000. A full-length report (173 pages) from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the U.S. National Institutes of Health, summarizing current vaccine development status.
Safety of Injections 1999: WHO-UNICEF joint statement on the use of auto-disable syringes in immunization services (WHO/V&B/99.25)
Quality of the cold chain 1999: WHO-UNICEF policy statement on the use of vaccine vial monitors in immunization services (WHO/V&B/99.18)
From the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases, January 2000: Which Pneumococcal Serogroups Cause the Most Invasive Disease: Implications for Conjugate Vaccine Formulation and Use. A review by Hausdorff et al.
- Part I. (2000: 30: pp 100-121)
- Part II. (2000: 30: pp 122-140)
Global policy developments:
U.S. President Bill Clintons Millennium Vaccine Initiative: Public Statement at the White House, 2 March, 2000
Health economics and cost-effectiveness analysis:
WHO Global Programme on Evidence for Health Policy
Discussion paper No. 4
Development of WHO Guidelines on Generalised Cost-effectiveness Analysis 1999
The Impact of Adult Deaths on Childrens Health in Northwestern Tanzania.
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper 2266