World Cancer Day - time to read the Adult Immunization Advocacy Champion Summit Report
World Cancer Day is celebrated on February 4th, 2016. It is also the opportunity to share the Adult Immunization Advocacy Champion Summit report available on the IFA website.
The report summarizes discussions and outcomes of the Summit. Delegates contributed to:
- An improved understanding of country-specific adult immunization policies and practices in the Americas, Europe and Asia
- Determining key barriers for older people in accessing appropriate vaccines
- Better understanding of the challenges civil society have in influencing government
- Exploring the desire of an aligned group of experts and agencies across disciplines and sectors to work together to improve the rate of adult vaccinations through a World Coalition on Adult Vaccinations