Presentations from the IAIM Inaugural Conference

Held March 3-4, 2015 in Istanbul, Turkey

Couldn't join us in Istanbul? Access the presentations from the Conference here!

 

The presentations given at the Inaugural Conference of the International Association of Immunization Managers (IAIM), held 3-4 March 2015, can be found below. They cover such diverse topics as the role of the immunization manager, development of management information systems, current progress against GVAP targets, and managing public health emergencies. We hope that you will enjoy reviewing these presentations. If you wish to use them, please be sure to cite the name of the author, the title of the presentation, and the place and date where the presentation was delivered.

 

Please find the Conference agenda here to guide your exploration of the content below. You can also find photos from the Conference here. If you have any questions about these presentations or about the Conference, please don't hesitate to contact the IAIM Secretariat at info@iaimanagers.org.

 

 

Keynote speech (video): Dr. William Foege, Professor Emeritus, Emory University 

 

ITEM 2: Overview of the Sabin Vaccine Institute

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ITEM 3: INTRODUCTION TO IAIM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ITEM 6: Summary of the Inaugural Regional Meeting for members from the Middle East, North Africa, and sub-Saharan Africa

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ITEM 9: Global Vaccine Action Plan (GVAP): Update on country progress; challenges in meeting GVAP goals and objectives

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ITEM 10: Role of the immunization manager: What core competencies should immunization managers have for managing today’s challenges?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ITEM 12: Public health emergencies: From rapid response to understanding and prevention , Dr. David Heymann, Head of the Centre on Global Health Security, Chatham House

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ITEM 13: Ensuring success in national immunization programs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ITEM 14: Presentation of first round Peer-to-Peer Exchanges

 

Dr. Kelly Moore, Director, Tennessee Immunization Program, Tennessee Department of Health, USA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Brenda Corcoran, National Immunisation Office, Dublin, Ireland on behalf of Ms. Molly Howell, Immunization Program Manager and Assistant Director, Division of Disease Control, North Dakota Department of Health, USA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Aisha Alshammary, National Manager of EPI, Ministry of Health, Saudi Arabia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ITEM 15: MANAGING THE DELIVERY OF IMMUNIZATION SERVICES IN THE PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SECTORS

 

Dr. Simon Strachan, Pediatrician, Bedford Gardens Hospital, South Africa

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Silvia Bino, Head of the Control of Infectious Disease and Immunization Department, Albania 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ITEM 16: Management Information Systems (MIS) for EPI: Where do I want to be? And where do I start? 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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