Research on globally-coordinated investments in measles and rubella management

The partners of the Measles and Rubella Initiative (M&RI) provided funds to Kid Risk, Inc. in 2011 that they received from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to the World Health Organization to begin the development of investment cases for globally-coordinated efforts to reduce the burdens of measles, rubella, and congenital rubella syndrome (CRS), including consideration of the options of eradication for either or both viruses (i.e., measles and/or rubella). We thank many contributors for support of our measles and rubella modeling efforts, which led to peer-reviewed publications related to the following topics (publication dates):

You can also learn some basics about measles, rubella, and CRS and read the Measles and Rubella Strategic Plan, 2012-2020.