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Synchronized Polio Immunization Activity
Nov.25-Dec.7,2019 (1st round) Jan.20-Feb.2,2020 (2nd Round)
The Department of Health declared a Polio outbreak in the Philippines on September 19, 2019. To address the resurgence of Poliomyelitis, the Department of Health is currently conducting series of synchronized oral Polio vaccination rounds referred to as the Sabayang Patak Kontra Polio campaign by providing mOPV2 vaccination to children aged 0 to 59 months old regardless of their vaccination status. The first round was conducted from November 25 to December 7, 2019 and January 20 to February 2, 2020 for the second round.