Canal A
Friday, May 14, 2004: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM

G8: Planning International Vaccination Programs with an Emphasis on Cost-Effectiveness

This workshop comprises four presentations which will discuss the planning of international vaccination programs, with an emphasis on cost effectiveness.
Learning Objectives: After attending this workshop, participants should be able to discuss various aspects of planning for international immunization activities that can impact cost effectiveness.

Moderator:Maya Vijayaraghavan
8:30 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:45 AMVaccine Strategy after Global Eradication of Polio
Xingzhu Liu, Marty Makinen
9:00 AMImpact of Conflicting Demographic Data on Costs and Financing of Eritrean National Immunization Program
Manjiri Bhawalkar, Natasha Hsi
9:15 AMNot Lost in Translation: Planning for "Vaccination Week in the Americas"
Kathleen Worthing Gustafson, Karina Celaya, Rick Dailey, Marge Wurgel
9:30 AMImpact of Demographic Changes in Four Countries (Uganda, Ghana, Tanzania and Eritrea) on Immunization Coverage Indicators and Financing of Immunization Programs
Natasha Hsi, Marty Makinen
9:45 AMDiscussion

The 38th National Immunization Conference of CDC