About the Authors

Mark E. Beatty, Scott B. Halstead, G. William Letson, Joel Kuritsky, Richard Mahoney, Harold S. Margolis
Pediatric Dengue Vaccine Initiative, International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Amy Stone
Amy Stone Scientific and Medical Communications, Inc., Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

David W. Fitzsimons
Department of Documentation and Communication, Office of Governing Bodies, Office of the Director-General, World Health Organization (WHO), Geneva, Switzerland

Jeffrey N. Hanna, Sai Kit Lam, Sirenda Vong, Maria G. Guzman, Jorge F. Mendez-Galvan
The Asia-Pacific and Americas Dengue Prevention Boards Surveillance Working Group, Pediatric Dengue Vaccine Initiative, International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Corresponding Author

mbeatty@pdvi.org

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Analyzed the data: MEB. Wrote the paper: MEB. Organized the meeting, facilitated and presented, and synthesized the comments and recommendations: MEB. Assisted with organization of the meeting, facilitating discussions, synthesizing comments and recommendations, and revising and editing the recommendations: AS. Assisted with summarizing of data and editing of paper: DWF. Participated in the discussion, writing, and editing of the paper: JNH SKL SV MGG JFM-G SBH GWL JK RM HSM.