Scientific Publications

Updated September 14, 2022

These scientific publications are authored or co-authored by CDC scientists and/or funded by CDC’s Global Immunization Division, Center for Global Health.

Global Immunization


Qualitative assessment of caregiver experiences when navigating childhood immunisation in urban communities in Sierra Leone.
Jalloh M, Patel P, Sutton R, et al. BMJ Open. 2022;12(5):e058203. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-058203.

COVID-19 vaccination coverage, intentions, attitudes and barriers by race/ethnicity, language of interview, and nativity, National Immunization Survey Adult COVID Module, April 22, 2021-January 29, 2022.
Ohlsen E, Yankey D, Pezzi C, et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2022;ciac508. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciac508.

Policy and practice of checking vaccination status at school in 2018, a global overview.
Sadigh K, Fox G, Khetsuriani N, Gao H, Shendale S, Ward K. Vaccine. 2022;40(16):2432-2441. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2022.03.002.

A review of health-related quality of life associated with pneumococcal disease: Pooled estimates by age and type of disease.
Tang Z, Matanock A, Jeon S, et al. J Public Health. 2022;44(2):e234–e240. doi: 10.1093/pubmed/fdab159.

Head-to-head comparison of the immunogenicity of RotaTeq and Rotarix rotavirus vaccines and factors associated with seroresponse in infants in Bangladesh: A randomised, controlled, open-label, parallel, phase 4 trial.
Velasquez-Portocarrero DE, Wang X, Cortese MM, et al. Lancet Infect Dis. 2022;S1473-3099(22)00368-1. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(22)00368-1.


Maternal knowledge, attitude, and perception about childhood routine immunization program in Atakumosa-west local government area, Osun State, southwestern Nigeria.
Adedire EB, Ajumobi O, Bolu O, Nguku P, Ajayi O. Pan Afr Med J. 2021;40(1):8. doi: 10.11604/pamj.supp.2021.40.1.30876.

Modeling the impact of vaccination for the Immunization Agenda 2030: Deaths averted due to vaccination against 14 pathogens in 194 countries from 2021-2030.
Carter A, Msemburi W, Yoon Sim S, Gaythorpe KAM, Lindstrand A, Hutubessy RCW.

Routine vaccination coverage – Worldwide, 2020.
Muhoza P, Danovaro-Holliday MC, Diallo MS, et al. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;29;70(43):1495-1500. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7043a1.

Effect of delays in maternal access to healthcare on neonatal mortality in Sierra Leone: A social autopsy case-control study at a Child Health and Mortality Prevention Surveillance (CHAMPS) site.
Preslar JP, Worrell MC, Kaiser R, et al. Matern Child Health J. 2021;25(8):1326-1335. doi: 10.1007/s10995-021-03132-4.


Global vaccine action plan lessons learned I: recommendations for the next decade.
MacDonald N, Mohsni E, Al-Mazrou Y, et al. Vaccine. 2020;38(33):5364–5371. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.05.003.


Routine vaccination coverage — worldwide, 2019.
Chard AN, Gacic-Dobo M, Diallo MS, Sodha SV, Wallace AS. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2000;69:1706–1710. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm6945a7.

Global routine vaccination coverage, 2018.
Peck M, Gacic-Dobo M, Diallo MS, Nedelec Y, Sodha SS, Wallace AS. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2019;68(42):937–942. [Erratum in: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2019;68(44):1010.] doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm6842a1.

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