Washington University in St. Louis
The investigation of this topic began as a curiosity from the measles outbreak in the canton of Vaud, Switzerland in early 2009. As I began to gain a deeper knowledge of the subject of measles and measles vaccination in this community I saw the potential it held as a topic to explore my interests in the juncture of public policy and public health. As I approached the topic of measles vaccination from not only a public health perspective but also from that of political and ethical perspective I was able to make an analysis of potential changes in the health policy of Switzerland for a mandatory measles vaccination. The following paper details my efforts to explore the potential of a mandatory measles vaccine in Switzerland.
Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Public Health
Rushman, Anne, "Mandatory Measles Vaccination Program: Is There a Place for one in Switzerland?" (2009). Independent Study Project (ISP) Collection. 690.