Twitter Watch [accessed 13 October 2012 17:46]

Twitter Watch  [accessed 13 October 2012  17:46]
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.

Know what’s the best way to control pandemics? No, it’s not scientists in white coats. It’s handwashing #iwashmyhands
12:17 PM – 13 Oct 12

World Bank @WorldBank
“It is time to bend the arc of history” – Pres Kim 
2:00 AM – 13 Oct 12

World Bank Live @WorldBankLive
New #MDGs should be a ‘catalytic’ force for eliminating poverty. – Kim  #wblive
Retweeted by World Bank
8:10 PM – 12 Oct 12

Peter Speyer @PeterSpeyer
WHO Forum on Health Data Standardization and Interoperability, 12/3-4 in Geneva … #healthdata
Retweeted by Amanda Glassman
5:23 PM – 12 Oct 12

CDCgov ‏@CDCgov
Join us Oct 16th at 1pm ET for the next #CDCGrandRounds: “Public Health Approaches to Reducing U.S. Infant Mortality” 
11:00 AM – 12 Oct 12

Seth Berkley @GAVISeth
Good talk with former Japanese PM Naoto Kan who is part of UNSG’s post 2015 MDGs high level commission on power of vaccines and GAVI’s model
7:53 AM – 12 Oct 12

Seth Berkley ‏@GAVISeth
Great WB&GAVI event on economic benefit of vaccines  Encouraging finance ministers to prioritise immunisation funding
7:30 AM – 12 Oct 12

PAHO/WHO Equity @eqpaho
Health in the post-2015 UN development agenda Thematic Think Piece UNAIDS UNICEF UNFPA WHO …
Retweeted by PAHO/WHO
2:47 PM – 11 Oct 12