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IAC Express: Issue 1243
April 27, 2016
Ask the Experts—Question of the Week: I have read that HPV vaccine should not be administered to pregnant women…read more
Top Stories
FDA approves changes to vaccine administration schedule for Trumenba vaccine (MenB; Pfizer)
Visit the newly designed CDC immunization website for parents
California Immunization Coalition's ShotByShot website has new look and functionality
IAC Spotlight! "Like" IAC on Facebook and "follow" IAC on Twitter!
Now available! IAC's sturdy laminated versions of the 2016 U.S. child/teen immunization schedule and the 2016 U.S. adult immunization schedule—order a supply for your healthcare setting today!
IAC's "Take a Stand™" workshops are highly successful across the nation: Register NOW for a session in Boston, New York, Philadelphia,
or Baltimore in June
National Conference for Immunization Coalitions and Partnerships is coming in May; register and reserve your room now
IAC Handouts
IAC updates "It's Federal Law! You must give your patients current Vaccine Information Statements" to include new VIS dates
IAC posts recently revised handout, "Vaccinations for Preteens and Teens, Age 11–19 Years"
World News
Global switch to bivalent OPV from trivalent OPV occurring from April 17 to May 1
Featured Resources
The Vaccine Handbook: A Practical Guide for Clinicians, a.k.a. "The Purple Book," by Dr. Gary Marshall available for purchase from IAC
Education and Training
CDC adds a video for providers as part of their "You are the key to HPV cancer prevention" campaign; continuing education credit available
CDC to sponsor a #PreteenVaxScene webinar on improving HPV vaccination rates on May 19
Conferences and Training
Video footage of presentations from the February 2016 ACIP now available; register now for June ACIP meeting
Minnesota's immunization conference scheduled for September 8–9
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