IVAC accelerates global access to life-saving vaccines through development and implementation of evidence-based policies. The Center works to strengthen the evidence base for vaccine introduction. IVAC undertakes targeted, policy-focused research in areas such as disease burden, cost effectiveness, vaccine policy, demand forecasting and disease epidemiology. IVAC has five teams that work together to support its mission: epidemiology; economics & finance; operations research; policy, advocacy, & communications; and operations.
The resources section has information that can be useful in working toward improved global health policies and their implementation. Collections include: childhood diseases & solutions; vaccines ; vaccine health impact & safety and advocacy toolkit. The types of resources cover key scientific publications interactive tools, maps, infographics, case studies, videos, reports and presentations.