Building coalitions and partnerships to provide immunization education and access to affordable immunizations for all Pennsylvanians across the lifespan.
Adults Need Vaccines Too? Strategies to Increase Immunization Awareness and Vaccination Rates Thursday, March 20, 2014 11:00 am – 12:00 noon Pacific / 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Eastern Adult vaccination rates in the U.S. are very low. This means that thousands of adults are needlessly suffering illness, hospitalization, and even dying as a result(…)
CDC is pleased to announce the introduction of a new Twitter account, @CDCizlearn. @CDCizlearn will regularly post information on immunization-related education, training and practice resources for health care providers, academician, public health professionals and others interested in the administration and delivery of vaccines. @CDCizlearn will highlight 1) CDC’s immunization educational programs: * Webinars * Netconferences(…)
On November 28, the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) published an article titled Contagious Diseases in the United States from 1888 to the Present. The authors used newly available digitized data from weekly surveillance reports of notifiable diseases for U.S. cities and states from 1888 through 2011 to derive a quantitative history of disease(…)
Please join us for the 20th Annual Pennsylvania Immunization Conference. Save the Date! June 19, 2014 Registration Fee: $75 Registration: 8AM – 9AM Program: 9AM-4:45PM [ Download 20th Annual Pennsylvania Immunization Conference Brochure ] The website for registration will be available mid-March. The conference agenda has been specifically developed for anyone involved in the management or(…)
Posted from IZ Coalitions Network – Project of the Immunization Action Coalition – February 20, 2014 The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), American College of Physicians (ACP), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) recently(…)