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IAC Express: Issue 1200
August 25, 2015
Ask the Experts–Question of the Week: Should international travelers receive both meningococcal conjugate vaccine…read more
Top Stories
IAC announces new initiative: MCV4: You're Not Done If You Give Just One; Give 2 Doses to Strengthen Protection
National Immunization Awareness Month's theme this week is vaccination of infants and young children
WHO Recommendations on Vaccine Hesitancy, published in special issue of the journal Vaccine, are free to download
IAC Spotlight! During National Immunization Awareness Month and beyond, refer parents to IAC's website for the public: www.vaccineinformation.org
Vaccine Education Center releases new resources, including an online video suite, a DVD, and an activity book for children
PBS's NOVA "Vaccines—Calling the Shots" to be rebroadcast on August 26
IAC Handouts
IAC updates its professional resource "Current Dates of Vaccine Information Statements"
IAC updates "How to Administer Intramuscular, Intradermal, and Intranasal Influenza Vaccines"
IAC makes minor changes to "Using Standing Orders for Administering Vaccines: What You Should Know"
Featured Resources
CDC updates two new resources in its Provider Resources for Vaccine Conversations with Parents suite
CDC posts Spanish-language version of its easy-to-read adult immunization schedule online
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
CDC and WHO report on progress toward polio elimination in Nigeria in this week's MMWR and Weekly Epidemiological Report, respectively
Education and Training
Register now for the CDC webinar series on "The Pink Book" chapter topics or listen to any of the archived sessions soon; opportunity to earn continuing education credit ends 30 days after postin
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