Key ethical considerations to guide the adjudication of a single-dose HPV vaccine schedule
There is a high burden of human papillomavirus (HPV) associated cancers in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Reducing the recommended dosing schedule from two doses to one makes the vaccine schedule logistically simpler and lowers the cost.Source: Taylor and Francis Online
YIGH and Emory Lead International Study Team to Collect Social Contact Research Data
The Yale Institute for Global Health in collaboration with Emory University recently hosted multi-country study mixes that included epidemiologists, engineers, and anthropologists who use standardized methods such as proximity-sensing devices and social contact diaries to collect data from urban and rural populations and lower- and middle-income countries.