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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.
Gavi’s CEO Dr Seth Berkley presents an overview of the Alliance’s achievements to the Board on 2nd December 2015.
Seth Berkley speaks at TED2015
More details and transcript on the TED website
27 July 2016
Sudan: first to introduce life-saving meningitis A vaccine into routine immunization
Children in Sudan are set to become the first in the Meningitis belt to benefit from the introduction of Meningitis A vaccine into a routine immunization programme.
23 June 2016
Gavi Board makes decisions on malaria vaccine pilots, health systems, and supply and procurement strategy
At her first Board meeting, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala calls on funders to match Gavi’s proposed malaria vaccine pilot commitment
07 April 2016
Norway strengthens commitment to immunisation in developing countries
Increased funding will help immunise 300 million more children in the world’s poorest countries by 2020.
28 January 2015
What Gavi will do now
Gavi CEO Seth Berkley explains what Gavi will be able to do with $7.5 billion.
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).
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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
Seth Berkley's fuller bio
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
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