Category: @vaccines

Dr Clarisse @Vaccines

This week tweeting @Vaccines, you can catch Dr Clarisse Loe Loumou, a Cameroonian doctor and tireless advocate for child health and immunisation. Here, she introduces herself: “I’m a paediatrician, with particular interest in malnutrition and...

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@Vaccines: on the right PATH

Taking the reins of @Vaccines this week is a dynamic duo from PATH: Lippi Doshi and Hope Randall. Lippi Doshi is a senior communications associate at PATH. She’s worked in the field of vaccines since 2007 where she first became involved with the Human Hookworm Vaccine Initiative at Sabin Vaccine...

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@Vaccines ACTION

The @Vaccines roadshow continues this week, with the ACTION global health advocacy partnership taking on the job of tweeting from Geneva during the Gavi Board meeting. ACTION works alongside groups like ONE (whose global health policy director Erin curated @Vaccines last week) to advocate for the resources and policies we need to make vaccines work...

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ONE @Vaccines

This year’s World Health Assembly is over and Simon Wright, who covered it @Vaccines (thank you Simon!), has handed over to Erin Hohlfelder. Erin is the Global Health Policy Director at ONE, an amazing network of some 6 million people taking action to end extreme poverty and preventable...

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Save the Children @Vaccines

Have you meet Simon Wright (@morningsimon)? He’s this week’s vaccine champion over @Vaccines. Simon, Head of Child Survival at Save the Children UK, will tweet from the 68th World Health Assembly that takes place at Palais des Nations in Geneva 18–26...

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Week 3 @Vaccines: Amber Zeddies

This week, Amber Zeddies from the Gates Foundation takes over @Vaccines to talk about her experiences of helping make vaccines work. Here, she introduces herself: “The arrival of @Vaccines on the twitter scene is a huge asset to help amplify the online conversation about the importance of child...

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Next up @Vaccines: Flavia Bustreo

Some great tweeting has been going on @Vaccines – have you followed them yet? Halfway through World Immunisation Week, we’ve got 26 tweets and seen 119 tweeps joining the ranks of vaccine champions – well tweeted...

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Opening doors with a new handle

Welcome to a whole new Twitter handle – @Vaccines. Every week, a vaccine champion will curate @Vaccines – tweeting thoughts, stories and information linked to how vaccines work. To help keep track of their contributions to the vaccine conversation, we’ll be gathering their top moments and commentaries here on Vaccines...

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