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Issue 1155
IAC Express: Weekly immunization news and information
Issue 1155: December 2, 2014


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We wish you joy in this holiday season, and look forward to continuing our work together to save lives in 2015.
 
Happy Holidays!


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IAC Express is supported in part by Grant No. U38IP000589 from the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC. Its contents are solely the responsibility of IAC and do not necessarily represent the official views of CDC. IAC Express is also supported by educational grants from the following companies: bioCSL Inc.; AstraZeneca; Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.; Novartis Vaccines; Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Inc.; Pfizer, Inc.; and sanofi pasteur.
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AAFP: American Academy of Family Physicians
AAP: American Academy of Pediatrics
ACIP: Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
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IAC: Immunization Action Coalition
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