The expanded program on immunization in pakistan : recommendations for improving performance (english). Expanded program on immunization was established in 1978 and its main objective is to keep safe children from rare disease like diphtheria, hepatitus-b by providing vaccination to children under the age of 11 across country under the supervision of government of pakistan. Lecture notes on epi (expanded program on immunization)prepared by: mark fredderick r abejo rn, man 1.
The national expanded program on immunization aims to assure the provision of the quality immunization services that promote, protect and preserve the children of pakistan against the vaccine preventable diseases (vpd). Expanded programme in immunization, immunization, western pacific region, asia-pacific, vaccine, measles, polio, rubella, rotavirus, hepatitis,meningitis,ib-vpd,japanese encephalitis,je. Childhood immunization programs have had a dramatic impact on child morbidity and mortality worldwide in latin america and the caribbean, nearly 174 000 deaths were prevented through vaccination of children under 5 years of age in 2006 – 2011 in latin america and the caribbean according to pan american health organization (paho) estimates. Expanded program on immunization (epi) is one of the world health organization programs, which has a goal to make vaccines available to all the children through-out the world epi has been delivered the immunization services to the targeted children of below one year old and pregnant women.
Angeles university foundationangeles city “expanded program on immunization” presented by: jefferson baladhay dungca bsn iv - 4 g. Vaccine surveillance & introduction the expanded program on immunization (epi) was established by the world health organization (who) in 1974 to provide protection against six vaccine-preventable diseases through routine infant immunization:. Expanding immunization coverage yields strong results: more than 100 million infants are immunized each year, saving 2-3 million lives annually since 2000, an estimated 156 million child deaths have been averted through measles immunization. 106 expanded programme on immunization expanded programme on immunization has been implementing the reduction of morbidity and mortality due to vaccine preventable diseases among the children aged 1 to 5 years with the aim.
Technical capacity assessment expanded program on immunization (epi) facilitator’s copy new partners initiative technical assistance (nupita) project. Many countries have a shortage of skilled public health staff available to fully support polio immunization and surveillance activities who and unicef, working in conjunction with national ministries of health, request skilled, short-term consultants from the stop program, who can provide field support to immunization and surveillance programs. The expanded program on immunization (epi) was established in early 1974 to provide all basic vaccines and to immunize every child around the world . Effects of project optimize on vietnam’s immunization program of hygiene and epidemiology–national expanded programme on immunization thank the managers and .
Because of the global burden on child morbidity and mortality, last 1976 the expanded program on immunization shortly known as epi was developed it primarily focuses on reaching the bright goal of fully immunized child (fic) and to improve the rate for child protected at birth (cpab) in the country. Ethiopia national expanded programme on immunization tireless efforts of the technical team supporting the national immunization program for the. The expanded programme on immunization (epi) was established in 1974 to develop and expand immunization programmes throughout the world in 1977, the goal was set to make immunization against diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, poliomyelitis, measles and tuberculosis available to every child in the world by 1990. Published by the national department of health, the 2010 guidelines include an updated immunization schedule including the two new vaccines the document introduces new guidance as it pertains to the pneumococcal conjugate and rotavirus vaccines.
The expanded program of immunization ( epi): was introduced and many countries adopted this program , among which iraq since 1985 through the application of epi around the world , millions of death. The expanded program on immunization (epi) by prof drs asmaa abelaziz alaa hassan the expanded program on immunization (epi ).
Evaluation international evaluations of the expanded program on immunization (epi) have been conducted in the americas since the 1980s, under the coordination and technical guidance of the comprehensive family immunization unit. The expanded program on immunization seeks to ensure that children, particularly infants, and their mothers have access to vaccines recommended for their age to prevent specific diseases. Application of mobile technology for improving expanded program on immunization among highland minority and stateless populations in northern thailand border. Actions were developed the zimbabwe expanded programme on immunization is one of the key interventions aiming at reducing vaccine preventable diseases such as pneumonia, diarrhea and measles which are the third, fourth and fifth leading causes of mortality in children under five years of age respectively.