ECCMID 2018 - DRIVE is searching for new collaborators

DRIVE is searching for new collaborators for the next influenza season, to develop robust tools to measure influenza  vaccine effectiveness.

The DRIVE project for brand-specific influenza vaccine effectiveness studies will be presented at the ECCMID conference in Madrid, on 21-24 April 2018.

Find out more about DRIVE (Development of Robust and Innovative Vaccine Effectiveness)


Methodology for computing the burden of disease of adverse events following immunization

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McDonald S, Nijsten D, Bollaerts K, Bauwens J, Praet N, van der Sande M, Bauchau V, De Smedt T, Sturkenboom M, Hahné S. 24 March 2018.


Overcoming barriers in HPV vaccination and screening programs

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Vorsters A, Arbyn M, Baay M, Bosch X, de Sanjosé S, Hanley S, Karafillakis E, Lopalco PL, Pollock KG, Yarwood J, Van Damme P. December 2017. Papillomavirus Research.


Effectiveness of pneumococcal vaccines in preventing pneumonia in adults, a systematic literature review and meta-analyses of observational studies

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Margarita Riera-Montes, Kaatje Bollaerts, Ulrich Heininger, Niel Hens, Giovanni Gabuti, Angel Gil, Bayad Nozad, Grazina Mirinaviciute, Elmira Flem, Audrey Souverain, Thomas Verstraeten and Susanne Hartwig. BMC Infectious Diseases. 18 May 2017


Estimation of the burden of varicella in Europe before the introduction of universal childhood immunization

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Margarita Riera-Montes, Kaatje Bollaerts, Ulrich Heininger, Niel Hens, Giovanni Gabuti, Angel Gil, Bayad Nozad, Grazina Mirinaviciute, Elmira Flem, Audrey Souverain, Thomas Verstraeten and Susanne Hartwig. BMC Infectious Diseases. 18 May 2017