Informing Vaccine Decision Making with Economic Evidence

Africa
Health economics
6 April 2016

The HPID Center organized a training workshop to support NITAGs in understanding the role of economic evidence in the development of immunization recommendations. The workshop, which took place in Abidjan on March 29th and 30th, gathered the CNEIV-CI and its secretariat, the NITAG of Cote d’Ivoire, and representatives from the NITAGs of Benin, Burkina Faso, and Senegal.

This “on demand” training is now part of the training catalogue. Building on the other trainings offered to NITAGs, it focuses on the integration of relevant economic aspects in the recommendation framework, the principles of economic analyses, and the interpretation of results in light of decision making. NITAGs should include economic aspects for consideration in developing recommendations and this training surely help grasp the  methodology.

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