Twitter Watch [accessed 12 May 2012 – 16:46]

Twitter Watch [accessed 12 May 2012 – 16:46]
Items of interest from a variety of twitter feeds associated with immunization, vaccines and global public health. This capture is highly selective and is by no means intended to be exhaustive.

EndPolioNow @EndPolioNow
Amazing photos from the @UNICEF polio vaccination campaigns in South Sudan
2:16 PM – 12 May 12

Good wknd reading: Monitoring the Fight – blog on new estimates of global child mortality, & what they mean:
9:00 AM – 12 May 12

Dagfinn Høybråten @Hoybraten
We are closer than ever to beating #polio, but the funding shortfall may undermine the progress against the disease.
Retweeted by GAVI Alliance
1:15 AM – 12 May 12

PATH @PATHtweets
Congratulations to Dr. F. Marc LaForce for winning the prestigious Sabin Gold Medal Award!
Retweeted by GAVI Alliance
5:46 PM – 7 May 12

UNICEF USA@unicefusa
The @UPS Dir. of Humanitarian Logistics blogs about how logistical expertise helps @UNICEF in times of crisis #SahelNOW
Retweeted by UNICEF
9:02 AM – 10 May 12

How do #globalhealth workers deliver diff #vaccines w/ consistency? Expert group talking primary containers
9:00 AM – 10 May 12

The Global Fund @globalfundnews
#GlobalFund forecasts $1.6b in available funds for 2012-2014 reflects strategic choices by board, renewed confidence
3:56 AM – 10 May 12