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Vaccines don’t save lives, Vaccinations save lives I Distinguished Lecture Series

October 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Click here to view the recording: http://youtu.be/P6Rk1wnCe3c

About the Speaker: Walter A. Orenstein, MD, DSc (Hon)

Walter A. Orenstein is currently a Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology, Global Health, and Pediatrics at Emory University. He is the former Deputy Director for Immunization Programs at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. His primary focus at the foundation had been on polio eradication, measles control, and improving routine immunization programs. He has worked in the Immunization Program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. He was the Director of the United States Immunization Program. Dr. Orenstein’s research focus has been on assessment of vaccine effectiveness in observational studies, methods to overcome vaccine hesitancy, ways to enhance uptake of recommended vaccines, and ways to facilitate polio eradication and sustain that eradication.

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October 1
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Trivedi School of BioSciences