The Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety
The Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety (GACVS) was established in 1999 to respond promptly, efficiently, and with scientific rigour to vaccine safety issues of potential global importance.
The Committee provides independent, authoritative, scientific advice to WHO on vaccine safety issues of global or regional concern with the potential to affect in the short or long term national immunization programmes.
The next meetings of the Committee will be held on:
- 2-3 December 2015
- 15-16 June 2016
- 30 November - 1 December 2016
- 7-8 June 2017
- 6-7 December 2017