PATH’s Center for Vaccine Innovation and Access

Vaccines for the people who need them most

PATH’s Center for Vaccine Innovation and Access (CVIA) brings together expertise across every stage of vaccine research, development, and introduction to make lifesaving vaccines globally available to women, children, and communities, particularly in low resource settings. CVIA’s current portfolio encompasses more than two dozen vaccine projects either in development or already in use to protect against 17 different diseases, including enteric and diarrheal diseases, malaria, meningitis, pneumonia, and polio. Find out more »

CVIA attracts investment from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation 

PATH received a $120 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to further strengthen CVIA, which operates across the entire vaccine development and delivery spectrum—from preclinical research on novel candidates through pivotal clinical evaluations and, ultimately, innovative approaches for new vaccine introduction. Additionally, several global experts in vaccine development and introduction have joined PATH CVIA to advance these critical vaccine efforts. Read the full announcement »


event: 2nd International VASE Conference in Mexico City »

blog post: Battling newborn infections by protecting moms first »

video: The burden of diarrheal disease in India »

publication: Japanese encephalitis vaccine introduction and sustainability in the Mekong region»

announcement: Call for global plans toward defeating meningitis »

announcement: PATH announces Advancing Maternal Immunization collaboration »

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Visit the Vaccine Resource Library

PATH’s Vaccine Resource Library (VRL) seeks to gather the world’s best immunization resources in a single, easy-to-use website. The VRL offers high-quality, scientifically accurate documents and links on specific diseases and topics in immunization. Learn more »

Banner photos, clockwise from left: PATH/Aaron Joel Santos; PATH/Will Boase; PATH/Gabe Bienczycki.