About IAC
A-Z Index
Immunization Action Coalition
IAC Home
IAC Express
Weekly Email News and Information
Join nearly 50,000 subscribers today!
Stay current! Every week, IAC Express is delivered directly to your email box. It features important immunization developments, such as the latest vaccine recommendations and licensures, important journal articles, practical vaccination resources, conference announcements, and more.
IAC Express: Issue 1139
August 26, 2014
Ask the Experts–Question of the Week: We have a patient with a severe allergy to vancomycin who wants to… read more
Top Stories
CDC publishes update on the recommendations for the use of zoster vaccine
FDA approves use of a needle-free injection system for use with Afluria and issues updated communication to healthcare professionals on use of jet injectors for inactivated influenza vaccine
New York Times features editorial by Dr. Paul Offit about HPV vaccination discussions with parents of preteens
CDC reports on vaccine-associated paralytic poliomyelitis in an immigrant child
IAC Spotlight! Ten more healthcare organizations join IAC's Influenza Vaccination Honor Roll for mandatory healthcare worker vaccination
CDC publishes information on the closure of the varicella-zoster virus-containing vaccines pregnancy registry
Reminder: Vaccine Education Center's Current Issues in Vaccines webinar scheduled for September 10
Join the Voices for Vaccines' September 16 conference call featuring Dorit Reiss: What Can the Law Do About Immunization Rates?
IAC Web Sections
IAC updates its Combination Vaccines "Ask the Experts" web section
Featured Resources
IAC's sturdy laminated version of the 2014 U.S. adult immunization schedule is still available for purchase—order a supply for your healthcare setting today!
Journal Articles
Important findings from two studies on HPV vaccination published online in Pediatrics on August 18
Education and Training
CDC adds HPV module to its "You Call the Shots" training course
Reminder: Clinical Vaccinology course to be held in Houston on November 7–9
Read entire issue
Subscribe Today: IAC Express, Needle Tips, and Vaccinate Adults: the up-to-date immunization information you need
IAC Express
Read Current Issue
2014 Issues
2013 Issues
2012 Issues
2011 Issues
2010 -1997 Issues
Praise for IAC Express
Executive Editor: Deborah L. Wexler, MD
Editor: Mary Quirk
Associate Editor: Teresa Anderson, DDS, MPH
Consulting Editor: Marian Deegan, JD
Production Editor: Janelle Tangonan Anderson
Needle Tips
Vaccinate Adults
>> learn more
Immunization Action Coalition  •  Saint Paul, MN
tel 651-647-9009  •  fax 651-647-9131
This website is supported in part by a cooperative agreement from the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (Grant No. 5U38IP000290) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, GA. The website content is the sole responsibility of IAC and does not necessarily represent the official views of CDC.