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Group Report: Developing an Eradication Investment Case

Kimberly M. Thompson, Regina Rabinovich, Lesong Conteh, Claudia I. Emerson, B. Fenton Hall, Peter A. Singer, Maya Vijayaraghavan, and Damian G. Walker

in Disease Eradication in the 21st Century: Implications for Global Health

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016735
eISBN:
9780262304207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016735.003.0010
Subject:
Biology, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the need to develop an eradication investment case (EIC) as a tool to facilitate the decision-making process involved in setting up an eradication initiative, and explores the ... More


How Can Elimination and Eradication Initiatives Best Contribute to Health Systems Strengthening?

Stewart Tyson and Robin Biellik

in Disease Eradication in the 21st Century: Implications for Global Health

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016735
eISBN:
9780262304207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016735.003.0016
Subject:
Biology, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology

This chapter examines the influence of targeted disease elimination or eradication initiatives on efforts to build sustainable health services in developing countries. It discusses the effective ... More


Group Report: Designing Elimination or Eradication Initiatives that Interface Effectively with Health Systems

Muhammad Ali Pate, John O. Gyapong, Walter R. Dowdle, Adrian Hopkins, Dairiku Hozumi, Mwelecele Malecela, and Stewart Tyson

in Disease Eradication in the 21st Century: Implications for Global Health

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016735
eISBN:
9780262304207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016735.003.0019
Subject:
Biology, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the optimal interface between disease eradication initiatives and health systems, and presents examples of how disease eradication programs contribute to the strengthening of ... More


Polio vaccination, political authority and the Nigerian state

Elisha P. Renne

in The Politics of Vaccination: A Global History

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781526110886
eISBN:
9781526124272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526110886.003.0012
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Vaccination campaigns rely on the political authority of the state to carry out public health programs for the benefit of its citizens. In sub-Saharan Africa where vaccination programs were ... More


Governance Models for Eradication Initiatives

Kari Stoever

in Disease Eradication in the 21st Century: Implications for Global Health

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016735
eISBN:
9780262304207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016735.003.0012
Subject:
Biology, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology

This chapter discusses governance models for eradication initiatives. It reviews five areas of management theory: Institutional mapping, leadership and skills, non-traditional decision-making ... More


Group Report: Elements of Good Governance in Disease Eradication Initiatives

Kari Stoever, Chris Maher, R. Bruce Aylward, Julie Jacobson, Ali Jaffer Mohamed, T. Jacob John, Robert S. Scott, and Andy Wright

in Disease Eradication in the 21st Century: Implications for Global Health

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016735
eISBN:
9780262304207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016735.003.0014
Subject:
Biology, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology

This chapter identifies five key elements required to launch, execute, and manage a global eradication initiative in the context of the twenty-first century. These are conducting a stakeholder ... More


Guidelines for Preparing an Eradication Investment Case

Damian G. Walker and Regina Rabinovich

in Disease Eradication in the 21st Century: Implications for Global Health

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016735
eISBN:
9780262304207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016735.003.0011
Subject:
Biology, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology

This chapter, which describes ongoing efforts to develop guidelines for the development of an eradication investment case (EIC), first examines the process of preparing an EIC and then updates the ... More


Integration of Eradication Initiatives and Health Systems

Alan R. Hinman

in Disease Eradication in the 21st Century: Implications for Global Health

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016735
eISBN:
9780262304207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016735.003.0015
Subject:
Biology, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology

This chapter describes the integration of eradication initiatives and health systems. It discusses the relative merits and contributions of single interventions and health systems, the health sector ... More


Measles and Rubella Eradication in the Americas: Seasoned Strategies for Sustained Success

Jon Kim Andrus, Ciro A. de Quadros, Carlos Castillo-Solórzano, Mirta Roses Periago, and Donald A. Henderson

in Disease Eradication in the 21st Century: Implications for Global Health

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016735
eISBN:
9780262304207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016735.003.0003
Subject:
Biology, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the historical perspective of measles and rubella eradication initiatives, beginning with the evolving strategies for eradication in Latin America and the English-speaking ... More


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