Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals

What is SAGE ?

Professor Helen Rees

During this 7-minute video, Professor Helen Rees, Chair of WHO's Strategic Advisory Group of Experts (SAGE) on Immunization, describes WHO's advisory framework for immunization policy, with a focus on SAGE. She describes SAGE's objectives, how members are selected, the rigorous procedures for management of declarations of interest, the agenda-setting process, and the work that proceeds and follows each SAGE meeting.

Professor Rees was speaking at the Global Vaccines 202X Access, Equity, Ethics Symposium, held on 2-4 May 2011 in Philadelphia, USA and organized by the Center for Vaccine Ethics and Policy.

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