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The Vaccines

Olakunle Alonge, MD, MPH, PhD Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, USA In the lecture, you are directed to watch the video: This is an additional video, hosted …

Eradication as a Strategy

Olakunle Alonge, MD, MPH, PhD Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, USA Please take some time to review the reading “The Principles of Disease Eradication and Elimination” before …

The Viruses

Olakunle Alonge, MD, MPH, PhD Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, USA Reflect and consider How is the poliovirus similar or dissimilar to other disease-causing viruses that you …

Welcome to Polio Eradication Basics

Wakgari Deressa, MPH, PhD School of Public Health, Addis University, Ethiopia In this section, Dr. Deressa introduces core strategies of polio eradication. Understanding polio eradication basics will be very useful …

Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI)

Olakunle Alonge, MD, MPH, PhD Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, USA The lecturer states: “The question is, why was the goal for polio to eradicate and not …