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Immunization Program in China

  • Xiaofeng Liang
  • Summarizes the achievements, policy and system of immunization management in China

  • Demonstrates the difficulties behind the immunization achievements

  • Describes the international collaboration in immunization


Part of the Public Health in China book series (PUBHECH, volume 3)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Jingshan Zheng, Huaqing Wang
    Pages 15-29
  3. Keli Li, Wendi Wu, Jiakai Ye, Disha Xu, Dawei Liu
    Pages 39-53
  4. Qiyou Xiao, Zhijie An, Chenyan Yue, Yonghong Ge, Peicheng Liu, Huirong Pan et al.
    Pages 55-85
  5. Lingsheng Cao, Lei Cao
    Pages 87-97
  6. Zundong Yin, Yixing Li, Junhong Li, Guijun Ning, Dan Wu, Zhenlong Zhang et al.
    Pages 99-116
  7. Wenzhou Yu, Guomin Zhang, Fuqiang Cui
    Pages 131-141
  8. Alan Schnur, Edward John Hoekstra, Enis Barış, Jessie S. Wing, K. Lisa Cairns, Lisa Ann Lee et al.
    Pages 143-186

About this book


This book aims to describe the achievements, policy and system of immunization management in China during the last 60 years. Immunization is one of the most effective and cost-effective means to prevent infectious diseases. The Chinese government has long attached great importance to immunization, and with several generations of effort, China has made great achievements through its immunization program.
The book consists of 9 chapters, including the introduction of vaccination and immunization policy, immunization services, innovative vaccines, immunization activities in China. The book also demonstrates some of the hardships and difficulties behind the immunization achievements, and introduces the effort of Expanded Program of Immunization (EPI) staff and the support and assistance from the international community.


China Immunization Program history current situation achievements experience

Editors and affiliations

  • Xiaofeng Liang
    • 1
  1. 1.Chinese Center for Disease Control and PreventionBeijingChina

About the editors

Xiaofeng Liang is the professor and the deputy director of Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, China.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Immunization Program in China
  • Editors Xiaofeng Liang
  • Series Title Public Health in China
  • Series Abbreviated Title Public Health in China
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. & People's Medical Publishing House, PR of China 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-981-13-2437-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-981-13-2438-3
  • Series ISSN 2520-8365
  • Series E-ISSN 2520-8373
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVI, 186
  • Number of Illustrations 1 b/w illustrations, 22 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Public Health
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