Thursday, September 29, 2016

A spatial metapopulation model of wild poliovirus Type 1 transmission in Kano State, Nigeria is developed, calibrated to historical data, and projected into the future.

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Wednesday, March 30, 2016
The introduction of a new method of assessing vaccination campaign effectiveness, and estimating immunity at the district-level in Northern Nigeria‚Äč.
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Sunday, November 1, 2015
LQAS was introduced in 2009 as a tool to monitor SIA quality.
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Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Outbreaks of cVDPV can occur due to the genetic instability of the OPV vaccine strains in populations that have low levels of immunity to poliovirus.
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Friday, August 28, 2015
Nigeria may be the next country to achieve wild-type polio elimination. The most recent case of wild-type 1 (WPV1) in Nigeria occurred in July 2014.
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Sunday, March 1, 2015
Widespread genetic sequencing of pathogens is changing the practice of epidemiology.
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Monday, December 1, 2014
Using an individual-based mathematical model, we quantified the impact of EAG campaigns in terms of probability of elimination, reduction in polio transmission and age stratified immunity levels.
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Wednesday, June 4, 2014

One of the challenges facing the Global Polio Eradication Initiative is efficiently directing limited resources, such as specially trained personnel, community outreach activities, and satellite va

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Tuesday, October 22, 2013

To examine forces that drive vaccination policy to eradicate wild- and vaccine-derived poliovirus, and to focus on the efficacy of vaccines to support decision-making and further research, we searc

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