Scientific Publications on STOP Program

Updated September 14, 2022

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


National Stop Transmission of Polio Program support for polio supplemental immunization activities in Nigeria 2012-2016: deployment of management support team.
Edukugho AA, Waziri NE, Bolu O, et al. Pan Afr Med J. 2022;40(1):14. doi: 10.11604/pamj.supp.2022.40.1.32562.


The role of the Stop Transmission of Polio (STOP) program in developing countries: the experience of Kenya.
Tesfay B, Makam JK, Sergon K, Onuekwusi I, Muitherero C, Sowe A. BMC Public Health. 2020;20(1):1110. doi: 10.1186/s12889-020-09196-1.

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The Stop Transmission of Polio Data Management (STOP DM) assignment and its role in polio eradication and immunization data improvement in Africa.
Benke A, Williams AJ, MacNeil A. Pan Afr Med J. 2017;27(Suppl 3):20. doi: 10.11604/pamj.supp.2017.27.3.11524.

Lessons learned and legacy of the Stop Transmission of Polio Program.
Kerr Y, Mailhot M, Williams AJ, et al. J Infect Dis. 2017;216(suppl_1):S316-S323. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jix163.

Using the Stop Transmission of Polio (STOP) Program to develop a South Sudan expanded program on immunization workforce.
Tchoualeu DD, Hercules MA, Mbabazi WB, et al. J Infect Dis. 2017;216(suppl_1):S362-S367. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiw563.

The Global Polio Eradication Initiative Stop Transmission of Polio (STOP) Program — 1999–2013. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2013;62(24):501-3.

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