IVI in the Media


IVI editorial in The Korea Herald advocates for Korean leadership for global health

Name : Phone number : The following editorial by IVI Director General Jerome Kim was published in The Korea Herald on April 27, 2017.  Read it online here.   Korean leadership for global health In early 2017 experts worried about a yellow fever epidemic in Brazil, the […]

World must join forces to prevent infectious diseases

The Dong-A Ilbo (Business Section) Op-ed by Dr. Jerome Kim, Director General, IVI May 15, 2017 Jerome Kim, MD, Director General, IVI Imagine a world where the emergence of Ebola was rapidly terminated by vaccines that had been developed and stockpiled in anticipation of a […]

Vaccine investment brings 16-fold return… partnering with Bill Gates

– Jerome Kim, International Vaccine Institute Director General – On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of IVI’s development and delivery of cholera and other vaccines By Kim Sung-mo, The Chosun Ilbo October 10, 2017 “Investment in vaccines can bring a 16-fold return, and a […]

Let’s build a common defense against epidemics

This recent Op-Ed in the Financial News, a leading business daily in Korea, by IVI’s Director General, Dr. Jerome Kim, details the essential nature of pre-emptive vaccine development and the need for global collaboration to prevent epidemics involving certain emerging pathogens. He urges Korea to […]