Skip to main content Accessibility help
×
Home
Hostname: page-component-55597f9d44-fnprw Total loading time: 0.429 Render date: 2022-08-07T19:30:53.971Z Has data issue: true Feature Flags: { "shouldUseShareProductTool": true, "shouldUseHypothesis": true, "isUnsiloEnabled": true, "useRatesEcommerce": false, "useNewApi": true } hasContentIssue true

Conclusion

Broader Implications for Global Public Health

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  07 April 2022

Ana Santos Rutschman
Affiliation:
Villanova University, Pennsylvania
Get access

Summary

Although adopting a vaccine-centric viewpoint, the book has highlighted problems that are not exclusive to the field of vaccines. These issues affect the production and distribution of vaccines in particular ways, but also suggest the existence of broader, systemic flaws in the production and distribution of health goods – especially those that, albeit critically needed from a public health perspective, fare poorly under predominantly market-driven paradigms. The book concludes with a short reflection on how problems observed in the vaccine ecosystem feed into the larger backdrop of persistent shortcomings in the global public health system.

Type
Chapter
Information
Vaccines as Technology
Innovation, Barriers, and the Public Health
, pp. 181 - 187
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2022

Access options

Get access to the full version of this content by using one of the access options below. (Log in options will check for institutional or personal access. Content may require purchase if you do not have access.)

Save book to Kindle

To save this book to your Kindle, first ensure coreplatform@cambridge.org is added to your Approved Personal Document E-mail List under your Personal Document Settings on the Manage Your Content and Devices page of your Amazon account. Then enter the ‘name’ part of your Kindle email address below. Find out more about saving to your Kindle.

Note you can select to save to either the @free.kindle.com or @kindle.com variations. ‘@free.kindle.com’ emails are free but can only be saved to your device when it is connected to wi-fi. ‘@kindle.com’ emails can be delivered even when you are not connected to wi-fi, but note that service fees apply.

Find out more about the Kindle Personal Document Service.

  • Conclusion
  • Ana Santos Rutschman, Villanova University, Pennsylvania
  • Book: Vaccines as Technology
  • Online publication: 07 April 2022
  • Chapter DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/9781009129169.008
Available formats
×

Save book to Dropbox

To save content items to your account, please confirm that you agree to abide by our usage policies. If this is the first time you use this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your account. Find out more about saving content to Dropbox.

  • Conclusion
  • Ana Santos Rutschman, Villanova University, Pennsylvania
  • Book: Vaccines as Technology
  • Online publication: 07 April 2022
  • Chapter DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/9781009129169.008
Available formats
×

Save book to Google Drive

To save content items to your account, please confirm that you agree to abide by our usage policies. If this is the first time you use this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your account. Find out more about saving content to Google Drive.

  • Conclusion
  • Ana Santos Rutschman, Villanova University, Pennsylvania
  • Book: Vaccines as Technology
  • Online publication: 07 April 2022
  • Chapter DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/9781009129169.008
Available formats
×