Expansion of Vaccination Services and Strengthening Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Surveillance in Haiti, 2010–2016

@inproceedings{Tohme2017ExpansionOV,
  title={Expansion of Vaccination Services and Strengthening Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Surveillance in Haiti, 2010–2016},
  author={Rania A. Tohme and Jeannot François and Kathleen F. Cavallaro and Gilson Paluku and Idrissa Yalcouy{\'e} and Ernsley Jackson and Tracie Wright and Paul Adrien and Mark A. Katz and Terri B. Hyde and Pape Coumba Faye and Francine Kimanuka and Vance J. Dietz and John F. Vertefeuille and David W. Lowrance and Benjamin A. Dahl and Roopal Patel},
  booktitle={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={2017}
}
Following the 2010 earthquake, Haiti was at heightened risk for vaccine-preventable diseases (VPDs) outbreaks due to the exacerbation of long-standing gaps in the vaccination program and subsequent risk of VPD importation from other countries. Therefore, partners supported the Haitian Ministry of Health and Population to improve vaccination services and VPD… CONTINUE READING