DCP3 Monthly Newsletter - 3rd Issue



PAHO ProVac Capacity Building Workshop with DCPN

DCPN and ProVac have helped to support a growing interest in national level decision making that takes into consideration equity, financial risk protection, as well as cost-effectiveness and affordability. A recent resolution by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Directing Council stated that countries' policy evaluations should "include assessing how new vaccines could prevent high out-of-pocket health care expenditures and assessing subnational variations in the likely impact of new vaccines.”

DCPN Senior Health Economist Carol Levin and Health Economics Analyst Zach Olson, in conjunction with members from the PAHO ProVac team hosted a capacity-building workshop at the Argentine Ministry of Health September 16-20, 2013.  Read more