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IAC Express: Issue 1196
July 28, 2015
Ask the Experts–Question of the Week: A healthy child received only one dose of pneumococcal conjugate…read more
Top Stories
It's just around the corner! August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM)
Today is World Hepatitis Day; CDC publishes related announcement in MMWR
Gerontological Society of America announces ICAMP Academy, an opportunity for healthcare professionals to prepare themselves to become immunization champions Help promote NIAM by joining the #TeamVax Thunderclap campaign on August 17
Twelve new videos added to IAC's video library, a searchable collection of nearly 200 videos about vaccine-preventable diseases and the importance of immunization on vaccineinformation.org
Reminder: Register now for the CDC webinar series on "The Pink Book" chapter topics or listen to archived sessions online
Featured Resources
CDC releases supplemental information and guidance for providers regarding use of 9-valent HPV vaccine
Now available! IAC's sturdy laminated versions of the 2015 U.S. child/teen immunization schedule and the 2015 U.S. adult immunization schedule—order a supply for your healthcare setting today!
IAC makes available The Vaccine Handbook: A Practical Guide for Clinicians, a.k.a. "The Purple Book," by Dr. Gary Marshall
Journal Articles and Newsletters
New England Journal of Medicine publishes a "Perspective" column on the end of personal belief exemptions in California
New England Journal of Medicine publishes a "Perspective" column on establishing a global vaccine-development fund
CDC reports on viral hepatitis surveillance in India from 2011–2013
CDC reports on a nationwide hepatitis C elimination program in the Eurasian country of Georgia
WHO publishes article about genetic diversity of wild-type measles viruses and the global measles nucleotide surveillance database
Education and Training
NFID Clinical Vaccinology Course scheduled for November 13–15 in Bethesda, MD
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