7 may. 2013

We Can End Polio: Scientific Community



<EM>Global scientists declare support for new plan to create a polio-free world by 2018</EM>Global scientists declare support for new plan to create a polio-free world by 2018 Thursday, April 11, 2013
A three month old baby is given two drops of polio vaccination in Jalalabad



UNICEF / Knott
11 April, 2013 - More than 400 scientists from around the world, including Nobel laureates, public health school deans and other leading health experts, added their names to the Scientific Declaration on Polio Eradication [pdf] today, asserting that polio eradication is possible and expressing their confidence in a new plan to create a polio-free world by 2018. 

With just 223 cases reported in 2012, compared to more than 350,000 in 1988, the world has a narrow window of opportunity to end this disease. The signatories to the declaration expressed their support for the Global Polio Eradication Initiative’s new Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategic Plan 2013-2018, calling on the global community to make the most of the current opportunity to end polio and fully fund the new plan. 

The declaration, timed to coincide with the 58th anniversary of the announcement of the first polio vaccine, comes just two weeks before the Global Vaccine Summit – to be held in Abu Dhabi on 24-25 April. The Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategic Plan 2013-2018 will be shared with world leaders at the summit. 

Read the full declaration at the Emory Vaccine Center website [pdf]. 


Post Polio Litaff, Association A.C _APPLAC Mexico

Polio Film

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/polio/

video

Salk Institute

Polio Video

Polio Lungs

https://youtu.be/qytuMHXDlds

Twitter

Enlaces

México Post Polio Una Vida Un Camino Una Experiencia
http://postpoliosinmex.blogspot.com/

Post Polio LITAFF A.C.

www.postpoliolitaff.org/
Postpoliolitaff.- Asociación Post Polio Litaff A.C Primera Organización oficial sobre Síndrome de Post Poliomielitis En México.


Polio y Efectos Secundarios SPP
http://polioyspp.blogspot.com/
- See more at: http://polioamigossinfronteras.blogspot.mx/#sthash.6PkHAkfM.dpuf

APPLAC

Polio Reinders

March Of Dimes Polio History

Erradicación de La poliomielitis

Buscar este blog

No more Polio