Immunization round-table for strengthening policies, and discussing current and future challenges

Dean’s Conference Room, University of Pécs Medical School, 7624 Pécs, Szigeti út 12.
Tuesday, 24 April, 2018 11:0015:00



WHO – world immunization week 24 – 30 April - aims to highlight the collective action needed to ensure that every person is protected from vaccine-preventable diseases. This year's theme:“Protected Together, #VaccinesWork”



10:30 – 11:00 Registration

11:00 – 11:15 Greetings:

Miseta, Attila, Dean, University of Pécs Medical School

Szilárd, István, co-head of WHO Migration Health Collaborating Centre



11:15 Lazeri, Ledia, Head of WHO Country Office in Budapest: Review of the WHO EURO migration and immunization policy

11:30 Oroszi, Beatrix ,  National Instiute of Public Health:  Immunization – cornerstones of public health

11:45 Lehel, Balázs, Head of the International Organization for Migration Mission in Budapest: Best practices in IOM migrant vaccination programs

12:00 Molnár Zsuzsanna, National Instiute of Public Health: The Hungarian regular immunization program and its achievement

12:15 Németh, Péter, Böröcz, Katalin (PTE): New challenges: long term efficiency mapping of vaccines

12:30 Tíbold, Antal (PTE) : Proposal for re-thinking the health screening of foreign university students

12:45 Orsós, Zsuzsanna (PTE): Overview of the immunization status of Roma ethnic minorities in Hungary

13:00 Katz, Zoltán - Marek, Erika – Szilárd, István (PTE): Immunization practice in line with international standards - vaccination practice and experiences in Hungarian reception centers

13:15 – 14:00 Lunch break

14:00 – 14:45 Discussion

14:45 Conclusion and closing remarks

Please send to by e-mail to your intention to participate by 21 April 2018 at the latest.