Orin Levine is the director of vaccine delivery at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Dr. Levine leads the foundation’s efforts to accelerate the introduction of new vaccines and related technologies and to improve routine immunization systems.
You wouldn't run into combat with 86 percent of a shield — so why stop at an 86 percent vaccination rate? Gates Foundation Director of Vaccine Delivery Dr. Orin Levine and Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy Director Dr. Mike Osterholm explain.
More kids received vaccines in 2015 than ever before. But it's time to raise the bar for ourselves as a global immunization community, writes Dr. Orin Levine of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in this guest commentary. How can annual reporting of district-level immunization data help portray a more accurate picture of what's working, and where do challenges remain?
Elevating equity in access, availability and investment in new vaccines has driven Gavi for 15 years, and will continue to generate global breakthroughs if momentum continues to build — and the great news is that it already has, writes Orin Levine of the Gates Foundation.