Innovations Network

Aiming to achieve unprecedented levels of collaboration to improve the quality, availability, and affordability of pneumonia prevention, diagnostic and treatment innovations for children


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29 May 2019
Above, photo by Nina Raingold Save the Children, UK Creative TeamPneumococcal vaccine before it is administered at Lodwar County Hospital, Turkana region, Kenya. Babies are routinely offered the pneumococcal vaccine at age 6 weeks to prevent them fro...
29 April 2019
Above, photo by Jonathan Hyams, Save the Children, Bangladesh, July 2018: Laila,* holds an oxygen mask to the face of her son Sohai,* two, at Save the Children’s primary healthcare centre (PHCC) in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Sohai* was admitted to the ...
01 April 2019
Above: Photo by Charlie Forgham-Bailey, Save the Children. Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Vaccinations are given at various points during the child's development, and helps prevent numerous ailments, including pneumonia.  by Cynthia Whitney, IHR...
01 March 2019
Photo by PA/ Getty ImagesBy Kashmira Gander, published on 30 January 2019. Featured in Newsweek, 01 March 2019.  A 1986 essay written by the late Charlie and the Chocolate Factory author Roald Dahl about his daughter dying of measles has been shared ...


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28 May 2019
Above, photo by Nina Raingold, Save the Children, UK Creative TeamMercy, aged 18, with her son Abrahim, aged 7 months, at Lodwar County Hospital, Turkana region, Kenya. Abrahim was admitted to hospital with pneumonia but has now recovered. Abrahim was also previously on Save The Children's nutrition programme at the hospital.  A COMMENT FROM THE COORDINATOR The year ahead is an important one for immunization. As Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance, moves toward next year’s replenishment, Gavi is also dev...


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Above: Photo by Gabe Bienczycki, PATH  Talks by:Gail Rodgers, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: PCV and PCV schedulesBill Hausdorff, PATH: PCV Vaccines: Why so many doses in the first place? View of a vaccine developerGrant Mackenzie, Murdoch Chil...

Above, photo submitted by Keith Klugman, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation


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Ting Shi, University of Edinburgh: ”Global disease burden estimate of RSV in young children”


Above, photo submitted by Kawsar Talaat, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health  Talks by:Tim Uyeki (Influenza Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention): “Influenza and Influenza-associated Pneumonia in Children” ...


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