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Poland: Ukrainian workers accused of spreading measles

Posted on 14 Dec, 2018

In Poland in the Silesian Voivodeship found two outbreaks of measles, local health inspectors are accusing the Ukrainians who come to the country to work. Factory of cosmetics in the city of Pyskowice an illness swept through six warehouse employees …more

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Italy: Scientists protest funding for vaccine-safety investigation

Posted on 14 Dec, 2018

USA: Searching for a vaccine against mistrust

Posted on 12 Dec, 2018

All of the following happened during a three-week stretch in August: A nurse at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston posted a comment on an anti-vaccine Facebook page about the city’s first measles case in five years. She said the young …more

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Israel: The occupation has issued a decision restricting vaccine imports to Palestine

Posted on 12 Dec, 2018

Related Articles 1 hour ago RAMALLAH/PNN/ The Israeli occupation authorities issued a decree banning the Palestinian Ministry of Health from importing vaccines, starting from the beginning of the year 2019, said Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health Dr. Asaad Ramlawi. …more

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Uganda: Ups anti-Ebola vaccination at border

Posted on 10 Dec, 2018

Uganda is carrying out anti-Ebola vaccination targeting 2,000 health and frontline workers in five districts neighboring the Democratic Republic of Congo. They include Kabarole, Bunyangabo, Kasese, Ntoroko and Bundibugyo. Uganda’s Ministry of Health estimates that every week over 20,000 people …more

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Estonia: Decrease in vaccination rate concerning

Posted on 10 Dec, 2018

India: Anxiety attacks common during mass vaccination, say experts

Posted on 9 Dec, 2018

Afghanistan: Polio remains global emergency, eradication at risk

Posted on 9 Dec, 2018

Philippines: Rising measles cases due to public’s eroding confidence in gov’t vaccine program

Posted on 7 Dec, 2018

Jennylyn Matimbol endured a day’s trek, a motorcycle and even a horseback ride from the far-flung Sitio of Mahayag in Malapatan, Sarangani just to reach the R.O. Diagan Hospital in General Santos City.  In the last week of November, patients …more

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Finland: Thousands in Finland may have missed measles vaccine

Posted on 7 Dec, 2018

People born in the 1970s in Finland may be lacking the measles vaccine to protect them against the illness, which is highly contagious. The information came to light last week following a case of measles contracted by an unvaccinated child …more

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Literature Literature archive

Baalen, S. van. 2018 Research Ethics 14(4), 1–17. https://doi.org/10.1177/1747016117750312

Videos Video archive

Key figures share their perspectives on a controversy that led to the suspension of Ebola vaccine clinical trials in Ghana.

Drs. Heidi Larson and Pauline Paterson of the Vaccine Confidence Project join episode 50 of the Public Health United podcast with Nina Martin, November 2017.

Drs. Larson and Paterson join a discussion on vaccine confidence at Hong Kong University.  September, 2015.

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