Flu vaccine for the 2014 season arrives safely to Vientiane, Laos

 

Over 700,000 doses of flu vaccine donated by bioCSL to Lao Ministry of Health have arrived safely to Vientiane, Laos.

Vaccine (and supplies donated by Becton Dickinson and Company) were shipped to Bangkok from bioCSL’s facility in Germany and then trucked in to Vientiane.

March 20 2014 vax arriving truck pulling in

 

March 20 2014 vax arriving truck parked

 

March 20 2014 vax arriving man opening truck

 

 

Dr. Anonh Xeuatvongsa (left), Director of the National Immunization Program for Lao Ministry of Health. 

Dr. Andrew Corwin (right), Influenza Coordinator for U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) at the U.S. Embassy in Vientiane, Laos.