Impact of universal vaccination with the 7-valent conjugate pneumocccal vaccine (PCV7) in Hong Kong on the incidence of pneumonia hospitalization and carriage in children


Grant Data
Project Title
Impact of universal vaccination with the 7-valent conjugate pneumocccal vaccine (PCV7) in Hong Kong on the incidence of pneumonia hospitalization and carriage in children
Principal Investigator
Dr Chiu, Susan Shui Seng   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Mr Wong Hing Sang   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Ho Pak Leung   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Cheung Stephen Chi Wai   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
42
Start Date
2010-07-01
Completion Date
2013-12-31
Amount
1598474
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
conjugate pneumococcal vaccine, hospitalization, children, disease burden
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Medicine
Sponsor
Other projects
HKU Project Code
CHP-CE-06
Grant Type
Centre for Health Protection
Funding Year
2009/2010
Status
On-going