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Apr 15, 2015, 10:57 ET
Roger I. Glass, MD, PhD, receives the 2015 Albert B. Sabin Gold Medal Award for his many contributions to improving children's health worldwide, including novel scientific research for the prevention of gastroenteritis from rotaviruses and noroviruses. Photo: Mignonette Dooley Johnson, on behalf of the Sabin Vaccine Institute

Dr. Roger Glass Receives 2015 Albert B. Sabin Gold Medal Award

 The Sabin Vaccine Institute (Sabin) presented the 2015 Albert B. Sabin Gold Medal Award to Roger I. Glass, MD, PhD, director of the Fogarty...

Mar 25, 2015, 10:52 ET

Dr. Gary Michelson Receives Albert B. Sabin Humanitarian Award

The Sabin Vaccine Institute (Sabin) will present the Albert B. Sabin Humanitarian Award to Gary Michelson, MD, a distinguished orthopedic spinal...

Dec 10, 2014, 11:22 ET

Axel Hoos, MD, PhD, Appointed as Interim Chairman of the Sabin Board of Trustees

The Sabin Vaccine Institute (Sabin) today announced that its Board of Trustees unanimously appointed Axel Hoos, MD, PhD, to serve as the interim...

Apr 25, 2014, 09:57 ET

Sabin Vaccine Institute Hosts 20th Anniversary Scientific Symposium

 Twenty years ago, the immunization landscape was starkly different from what it is now. More than 100,000 cases of poliomyelitis and 1.2...

Oct 22, 2013, 08:30 ET

Michael Posner Joins Sabin Vaccine Institute's Board of Trustees

Longstanding human rights champion to advocate solutions for diseases afflicting the world's poorest The Sabin Vaccine Institute today...

Jun 24, 2013, 06:00 ET

Sabin Vaccine Institute Launches International Association of Immunization Managers

The Sabin Vaccine Institute today announced the launch of the newly-formed International Association of Immunization Managers (IAIM).  With the...

May 07, 2013, 17:00 ET

Se suman nuevos apoyos al esfuerzo global para eliminar enfermedades tropicales desatendidas

 Hoy, la Red Global de las Enfermedades Tropicales Desatendidas (Red Global), una importante iniciativa del Sabin Vaccine Institute,...

May 07, 2013, 17:00 ET

Novos defensores unem esforços globais para eliminar doenças tropicais negligenciadas

Hoje, a Rede Global para Doenças Tropicais Negligenciadas (Rede Global), uma iniciativa importante do Instituto de Vacinas Sabin, anunciou que...

May 07, 2013, 17:00 ET

New Advocates Join Global Effort to Eliminate Neglected Tropical Diseases

Former presidents of Guatemala and Chile and former PAHO director join forces with the Global Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases to eliminate...

Mar 05, 2013, 21:49 ET

Nuevo estudio sugiere un posible cambio en la carga de la enfermedad neumocócica

Nuevos estudios publicados hoy por investigadores latinoamericanos y líderes sanitarios mundiales sugieren que la principal carga de la...

Mar 05, 2013, 16:30 ET

Novo estudo sugere mudança potencial na carga da doença pneumocócica

 Novos estudos revelados hoje por pesquisadores latino-americanos e líderes globais do setor de saúde sugerem que a mais alta...

Mar 05, 2013, 13:00 ET

New Study Suggests Potential Shift in Burden of Pneumococcal Disease

A High Economic Burden may also be Associated with the Disease in Latin America  New studies revealed today by Latin American...

Feb 25, 2013, 23:00 ET
END7: How to Shock a Celebrity.  (PRNewsFoto/Sabin Vaccine Institute)

Celebrities Urge Fans to Join the END7 Campaign

New Video Builds Momentum in Global Effort to End Neglected Tropical Diseases by 2020 In a hard-hitting new video released today,...

Sep 28, 2012, 12:02 ET

La industria y las ONG comparten el progreso conjunto del control de las enfermedades tropicales abandonadas

- Las asociaciones públicas y privadas de éxito esperan poder instar al aumento de la participación del sector público y...

Sep 28, 2012, 04:00 ET

L'industrie et les ONG partagent le fruit de leurs recherches sur la prévention des maladies tropicales négligées

- De fructueux partenariats public-privé pourraient favoriser un renforcement de la participation des secteurs public et privé Des...

Sep 28, 2012, 04:00 ET

Pharmaindustrie und NGOs erzielen Fortschritte in der Bekämpfung vernachlässigter Tropenkrankheiten

- Erfolgreiche privat-öffentliche Partnerschaften sollen den  privaten und öffentlichen Sektor zu stärkerem Engagement...

Sep 28, 2012, 04:00 ET

Industry, NGOs Share Joint Progress on Neglected Tropical Disease Control

Successful Public-Private Partnerships Hope to Encourage Increased Private and Public Sector Participation Global health advocates and the...

Aug 01, 2012, 11:05 ET

Wave of Celebrity Support Boosts Global Effort to Eliminate Seven Diseases by 2020

END7 campaign fights treatable Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) that infect more than 1 billion people  Celebrities from around...

Apr 24, 2012, 09:47 ET

Smallpox Eradication Continues to Inspire Innovations in Global Health

Symposium on Smallpox Eradication and the Future of Global Health Featured in a Special Edition of the journal Vaccine In a special edition...

Apr 18, 2012, 14:25 ET

Le président John A. Kufuor nommé défenseur du contrôle des maladies tropicales négligées

- L'ancien président du Ghana s'est allié au Réseau mondial de lutte contre les maladies tropicales négligées (Global...