Living longer can provide significant positive opportunities both for individuals and society; yet, without good health and the ability to do what is valued, growing older can be a double-edged sword. Disease prevention is a vital pillar of sound public health strategies that brings with it significant social and economic benefits particularly in the field of vaccine-preventable diseases (VPDs).
View infographics presented by David Sinclair at the IFA’s Immunisation Champions Summit, Brussels 2015.
Melody Butler explains the inspiration behind her decision to launch Nurses Who Vaccinate.
Dr Melissa Stockwell, Columbia University, discusses the role of text messages in encouraging adolescents and pregnancy women to have recommended vaccines.