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I'm very proud to serve as Gavi CEO and put my experience in world vaccine development to work on a much broader range of diseases impacting developing countries.
My mandate as leader of Gavi's successful public-private partnership is very clear: to create a world where life-saving vaccines are available as soon as possible to everyone who needs them, regardless of their ability to pay.
Seth Berkley addresses Replenishment launch
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29 October 2014
Australia commits AUD 50 million to support immunisation in developing countries in 2015
"This commitment will make an enormous difference to lives around the world" - Julie Bishop, Australia Foreign Minister
India's immunisation milestone: national action, global impact
India has the largest number of unimmunised children in the world: 6.8 million or roughly a third of the world’s total. From November 2014, and with help from Gavi, India will begin making the 5-in-1 pentavalent vaccine free for all infants. With 27 million children born in India each year, increasing immunisation coverage here should significantly reduce global child mortality rates.
17 October 2014
Tanzania to protect 21 million children against measles and rubella
Vaccine Alliance to support week-long campaign against two life-threatening diseases.
22 April 2014
World Immunisation Week 2014
Message by Dr Seth Berkley for the World Immunisation Week
30 September 2013
Seth Berkley talks about life-saving vaccines at the Global Citizens Festival
GAVI CEO Seth Berkley joins Jeffrey Sachs of The Earth Institute and actress Olivia Wilde at the 2013 Global Citizens Festival in Central Park, New York to support Sachs' campaign to train and deploy one million community health workers across sub-Saharan Africa “who will help deliver vaccines to keep people healthy”. Over 60,000 attended the concert organised by Global Poverty Project (www.globalpovertyproject.com).
29 May 2013
Women Deliver 2013 - Investing in vaccines for girls
Two of Africa’s strongest advocates for women’s health join forces at the Women Deliver conference to highlight investments being made in two life-saving vaccines that will protect young girls in developing countries from cervical cancer and Congenital Rubella Syndrome (CRS)
Article on how geocaching could help improve vaccine supply chains, based on the outcomes of a TED Challenge talk given by Gavi CEO Dr Seth Berkley.
Zinio as a PDF
iTunes as a digital edition for the iPad
CEO of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance.
TIME magazine as one of the "100 Most Influential People in the World"
Wired Magazine: "The Wired 25"—a salute to dreamers, inventors, mavericks and leaders.
Founder and former president and CEO of the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI).
Rockefeller Foundation, Officer of the Health Sciences Division
Epidemiologist, the Ministry of Health of Uganda
Worked as a medical epidemiologist for the Center for Infectious Diseases of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, GA
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IMMUNISING CHILDREN IS A GROWTH STRATEGY
Gavi CEO Dr Seth Berkley explains why the historic national scaling up of the pentavalent vaccine will be viewed as a critical milestones for India in its journey to becoming an economic superpower.
Seth Berkley in Mozambique March 2012Images from Seth's four-day visit to Maputo and Manhiça district (11-15 March).
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