Affiliation: Emory University
- Franco Paredes C, Lammoglia L, Santos Preciado J. The Spanish royal philanthropic expedition to bring smallpox vaccination to the New World and Asia in the 19th century. Clin Infect Dis. 2005;41:1285-9 pubmed..This expedition was the first large scale mass vaccination of its kind. The historic legacy of this pioneering event in international health should be revisited in the current era of persistent inequalities in global health. ..