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WHO E-learning course on Vaccine Safety

This online course covers main elements of Vaccine Safety (definitions, introduction of vaccines and AEFI, surveillance, vaccine safety stakeholders and communication). It targets future WHO training participants, NRA and EPI staff in countries, and any other stakeholders working in areas related to vaccine safety. Read more: WHO E-learning course on Vaccine Safety

Drug Utilization: ATC/DDD

Drug statistics methodology The Anatomical, Therapeutic and Chemical (ATC) classification system and the Defined Daily Dose (DDD) are recommended by WHO for measuring drug utilization in countries. The WHO Collaborating Centre for Drug Statistics Methodology in Oslo, Norway (WHO CC, Oslo), develops and maintains the ATC/DDD system. An International Working Group meets twice a year […]