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IVI DG gives keynote at ‘International Symposium on Epidemics Preparedness Using ICT’

Key attendees pose for a commemorative photo   Dr. Jerome Kim delivers his keynote address   IVI Director General Dr. Jerome Kim was invited as a keynote speaker at the ‘International Symposium on Epidemics Preparedness Using ICT’ at the Korean National Assembly on April 3, […]

EuBiologics inaugurates 2nd manufacturing plant in Chuncheon, Korea

Dr. Baik Yeong-Ok, CEO of EuBiologics, and Dr. Jerome Kim, Director General of IVI pose together at the inauguration of EuBiologics’ Second Plant in Chuncheon, Korea on April 9, 2019.   EuBiologics, the manufacturer of Euvichol® and Euvichol-Plus® oral cholera vaccine, and an important partner […]

Experts find evidence of underfunding in rheumatic heart disease research

IVI’s Director General, Dr. Jerome Kim was a member of the team of experts that looked at the underfunding of rheumatic heart disease (RHD) research.   RHD, a long-term consequence of Streptococcus pyogenes (Group A streptococcus, or GAS) infection, is estimated to affect at least 33 […]

World Immunization Week 2019 and our partnership for JE vaccination

  This week (April 24 – 30) is World Immunization Week 2019. On this occasion, IVI is pleased to present a feature video introducing joint efforts by international partners to accelerate the use of Japanese encephalitis (JE) vaccine among children across Asia.   Japanese Encephalitis […]