The European Adult Immunisation Hub is led by the International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK). It has been made possible by financial support from Pfizer.
For regular updates, follow the European Adult Immunisation Hub on Twitter at @AImmunisation,
like the Hub’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/adultimmunisation/timeline
and join the Adult Immunisation Linkedin group at https://www.linkedin.com/groups/8358969
A database of immunisation providers is available for the countries listed below. Please follow the link to be directed to the database:
2018 marks the 100th Anniversary of Spanish Flu. The deadly influenza (flu) pandemic infected some 500 million people and resulted in deaths of between 50 and 100 million people.
‘The role of vaccines in the fight against antimicrobial resistance’ was the event held in the European Parliament on 27th June 2018, hosted by the Coalition for Life-Course Immunisation.
New research ‘An Economic Analysis of Flu Vaccination’ paints a picture of lives saved and costs averted, but more needs to be done to increase uptake.
ILC-UK have published the slides from their recent event on “Immunisation in a digital world”
Research published by the Pacific Research Institute in San Francisco argues that Pharmacists could play a useful role in increasing uptake of adult vaccination.
From big data to blockchain, and gamification to AI and robotics, can technology help increase uptake of adult immunisations?
ILC-UK have today published a think piece which explores how technology is beginning to influence the delivery and uptake of adult vaccination.