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.

UNICEFVerified ‏@UNICEF
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 http://bit.ly/RkcBYD 
2:00 AM – 13 Oct 12

World Bank Live @WorldBankLive
New #MDGs should be a ‘catalytic’ force for eliminating poverty. – Kim http://bit.ly/Rn82Nf  #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 http://new.paho.org/equity/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=144&Itemid=1 … #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” http://is.gd/kdxCbQ 
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 http://goo.gl/3i7w8  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 http://www.un.org/millenniumgoals/pdf/Think%20Pieces/8_health.pdf …
Retweeted by PAHO/WHO
2:47 PM – 11 Oct 12