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IAC Express: Issue 1286
January 18, 2017
Ask the Experts—Question of the Week: A dose of Kinrix (DTaP-IPV; GSK) should have been administered…read more
Top Stories
Reminder: December issues of Needle Tips and Vaccinate Adults are available online
IAC's Ask the Experts Q&As on MMR and zoster vaccines newly updated
CDC requests nominations for its Childhood Immunization Champion Awards
Nominations are now open for the National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit Excellence Awards
CDC publishes guidance for assessment of poliovirus vaccination status and vaccination of children who have received polio vaccine outside the U.S.
Professional organizations respond to President-elect Trump's meeting with Robert Kennedy Jr., regarding vaccine safety
American Academy of Pediatrics helps to change billing coding for vaccine administration
IAC enrolls four new birthing institutions into its Hepatitis B Birth Dose Honor Roll; five previously honored institutions qualify for additional years' honors
NVPO seeks information about business models that enable healthcare providers to offer vaccines to their privately insured/private-pay patients
IAC Handouts
IAC adds more information to its human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine standing orders templates
Vaccine Information Statements
MMR VIS now available in Ilokano and Chuukese languages
Rotavirus, Tdap, and Td VISs now available in Japanese
World News
Weekly Epidemiological Report publishes summary of Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety meeting
Featured Resources
2017 supplement to the 13th edition of the Pink Book is now available online
Influenza is spreading and serious; please keep vaccinating your patients
Journal Articles and Newsletters
New study shows childhood vaccination to be a highly cost-effective medical intervention
January's Parents PACK newsletter from VEC includes HPV information for parents
Education and Training
CDC offers Medscape Expert Commentary about 2016–2017 influenza antiviral recommendations
HepB United to sponsor webinar on January 25 about using health information technology to identify and manage disparities in high-risk populations
NFID Spring Clinical Vaccinology Course scheduled for March 10–12 in Chicago
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