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Venue
The meeting will take place in the Miami Beach Resort & Spa, 4833 Collings Avenue, Miami Beach, Fl 33140. www.miamibeachresortandspa.com A block of rooms has been reserved for conference participants at a discounted rate of appr. 165 US$ single/double occupancy, taxes included.
Dates
Friday 30 November and Saturday 1 December 2007
Meeting Objectives

The objectives of the meeting were to:

  • review the changing epidemiology of HAV and its impact on burden of disease and prevention strategies
  • share country experiences and effectiveness of different hepatitis A vaccination strategies
  • review diagnostic and surveillance issues
  • assess and examine different outbreak control measures
  • discuss the economics of universal hepatitis A vaccination in children compared to other health care interventions
  • position HAV burden of disease and prevention options vis--vis other vaccine-preventable infections
  • assess and discuss vaccine efficiency and long term immunogenicity data
  • assess the future of global prevention and control of hepatitis A infection.

Target audience
The target audience for this meeting includes Ministry of Health Representatives, Public Health Officers, Virologists, Hepatologists, Viral Hepatitis Experts, Infectious Disease Professionals, Paediatric Infectious Disease Specialists, Travel Doctors, etc.
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