Search Tag: COVID-19 vaccines’ supply chain

Executive Health Management

What’s Happening with COVID-19 Vaccine Supply?

2021 29 Mar

Shortages of COVID-19 vaccine supplies are being felt globally, not excluding the EU and the UK. Do companies fulfil their obligations and where will new manufacturing facilities be created?   You might also like: Why has AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine been the centre of attention in Europe over the past few days? Learn more... Read more

Executive Health Management

IBM & Moderna Collaborate for Better COVID-19 Vaccine Management

2021 05 Mar

The vaccine manufacturer Moderna and IBM, a technology company, will work together on implementation of technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain and hybrid cloud, to improve COVID-19 vaccine management in the U.S.   You might also like: An interview with European and U.S. e xperts about the need for global... Read more

Executive Health Management

EU Plan to Manage Coronavirus Mutations

2021 18 Feb

HERA Incubator, a new bio-defence preparedness programme in the EU, will receive €150 million to manage novel coronavirus mutations and ensure access to effective vaccines against them.   You might also like: The European Commission has called member states to accelerate the roll-out of their vaccination programmes. The aim is... Read more

Health Management

Ensuring COVID-19 Vaccine Traceability

2021 15 Feb

A recent paper (Vander Stichele et al. 2020) published in Vaccine highlighted the need for global monitoring of vaccine use (who was inoculated with which vaccine product, where and when) as well as its safety and effectiveness. HealthManagement.org asked the authors about the challenges of implementing such system in practice and possible measures... Read more