Use of Expired Vaccine Sparks Public Scare in China
|01/16/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
A recent vaccine scandal in eastern China’s Jiangsu province, where 145 children were confirmed to have received expired polio vaccinations, has once again exposed the country’s poor vaccine management and lack of systematic regulatory oversight, a former Chinese health official said.
To eradicate such lapses, Chen Bingzhong, ex-head of China’s Health Education Research Institute, calls for a nationwide probe, in which, third-party stakeholders such as parents, lawyers or reporters should take part to ensure transparency.
“There should first be a thorough probe into the cause of the Jiangsu case, which serves as another wake-up call. But who should launch the read more >>>