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Milestones Towards the Eradication of Polio

Review all of the milestones on the long road to the eradication of polio, a goal we are close to reaching.

What Were the Biggest Vaccine Campaigns in History?

The most ambitious mass vaccination campaign in history would include the highest risk people in all countries, not just the ones who can readily pay for a vaccine.

The Next COVID-19 Wave Might Not Be COVID-19

As routine immunization activities around the world get disrupted, we can expect a rise in vaccine preventable disease as we get COVID-19 under control.

Is the Polio Vaccine Causing Polio Outbreaks in Africa?

While we are still seeing outbreaks of polio caused by the vaccine in Africa, they are fortunately much less than the 75,000 kids who used to get paralyzed by wild polio each year in the pre-vaccine era.

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