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Ahead of the recent November 2013 GAVI Board meeting in Phnom Penh, Seth visited the rabies vaccination centre at the Institute Pasteur and the National Institute of Public Health to learn how they are contributing to the study and prevention of infectious diseases in Cambodia.
GAVI CEO reports back on the Alliance's progress halfway throughout its five year strategy
GAVI’s funding to countries to help them strengthen their health systems is a vital part of our work to extend the power of immunisation to children everywhere. To make sure that our funding is as effective as possible, I have established a group of experts to advise me, chaired by Anders Nordstrom. I am attaching a report of their first meeting on 18-19 September 2012.
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26 November 2013
GAVI Alliance to support Nigeria's first new national yellow fever vaccination campaign in 30 years
Mass preventive campaign will protect close to 60 million children and adults.
12 November 2013
Pneumonia still responsible for one fifth of child deaths
Pneumonia remains the single biggest killer of children under five globally, claiming the lives of more than one million girls and boys every year. But pneumonia deaths are preventable.
As countries mark World Pneumonia Day on 12 November, the GAVI Alliance, UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO) are highlighting essential actions that can help end child deaths from this disease.
07 November 2013
GAVI Alliance welcomes Germany’s continued commitment to immunisation
German support set to benefit East African Community and help improve supply chain.
30 September 2013
Seth Berkley talks about life-saving vaccines at the Global Citizens Festival
GAVI CEO Seth Berkley joins Jeffrey Sachs of The Earth Institute and actress Olivia Wilde at the 2013 Global Citizens Festival in Central Park, New York to support Sachs' campaign to train and deploy one million community health workers across sub-Saharan Africa “who will help deliver vaccines to keep people healthy”. Over 60,000 attended the concert organised by Global Poverty Project (www.globalpovertyproject.com).
29 May 2013
Women Deliver 2013 - Investing in vaccines for girls
Two of Africa’s strongest advocates for women’s health join forces at the Women Deliver conference to highlight investments being made in two life-saving vaccines that will protect young girls in developing countries from cervical cancer and Congenital Rubella Syndrome (CRS)
12 June 2012
2011: A milestone year for GAVI - Seth Berkley
Seth Berkley, MD, Chief Executive Officer of the GAVI Alliance, delivers his message from the 2011 Annual Progress Report
Article on how geocaching could help improve vaccine supply chains, based on the outcomes of a TED Challenge talk given by GAVI CEO Dr Seth Berkley.
Zinio as a PDF
iTunes as a digital edition for the iPad
CEO of the GAVI Alliance.
TIME magazine as one of the "100 Most Influential People in the World"
Wired Magazine: "The Wired 25"—a salute to dreamers, inventors, mavericks and leaders.
Founder and former president and CEO of the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI).
Rockefeller Foundation, Officer of the Health Sciences Division
Epidemiologist, the Ministry of Health of Uganda
Worked as a medical epidemiologist for the Center for Infectious Diseases of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, GA
Seth Berkley's fuller bio
Download biography of Seth Berkley
Op-Ed in the International Herald Tribune: Stick with the science
Seth Berkley in Mozambique March 2012Images from Seth's four-day visit to Maputo and Manhiça district (11-15 March).
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