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December 2013 Back to top
Notice to Clinicians: Early Reports of pH1N1-Associated Illnesses for the 2013–14 Influenza Season – CDC Health Advisory
CDC - 12/24/13
CDC Guidance for Evaluating Health-Care Personnel for Hepatitis B Virus Protection and for Administering Postexposure Management – Recommendations and Reports
CDC - 12/20/13
New Report Highlights Benefits of Flu Vaccine
CDC press release - 12/12/13
Mandatory Immunization of Health Care Personnel According to the ACIP-Recommended Vaccine Schedule
IDSA, SHEA, and PIDS joint policy statement and press release - 12/11/13
Measles Still Threatens National Security
CDC press release - 12/5/13
November 2013 Back to top
Notice to Healthcare Providers: Recognizing and Reporting Serogroup B Meningococcal Disease Associated with Outbreaks at Princeton University and the University of California at Santa Barbara
CDC Health Advisory - 11/27/13
Frequently Asked Questions about Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccines - CDC Immunization Safety Office
CDC - 11/26/13
Polio in the Syrian Arab Republic
WHO update - 11/26/13
Status of Serogroup B Meningitis Cases in the United States
CDC media briefing - 11/25/13
Serogroup B Meningococcal Vaccine Questions and Answers
CDC Q&As - 11/25/13
Use of Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine in Children, 2013
ACIP recommendations - 11/15/13
Fifth Annual World Pneumonia Day Marks Successes and Challenges in Tackling #1 Killer of Children
News release - 11/12/13
Polio in the Syrian Arab Republic
WHO update - 11/11/13
Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus
WHO update – 11/6/13
Statement Of Endorsement: ACIP Recommendations for the Prevention and Control of Meningococcal Disease
AAP policy statement - 11/1/13
October 2013 Back to top
Human Infection with Avian Influenza A(H7N9) Virus
WHO update - 10/16/13
September 2013 Back to top
Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza with Vaccines
ACIP recommendations - 9/20/13
National Immunization Survey, Vaccine for Children Program, and recent measles outbreaks in the U.S.
CDC press briefing transcript - 9/12/13
20th Anniversary of the Vaccines for Children Program
CDC News Room - 9/12/13
Recommendations for Prevention and Control of Influenza in Children, 2013–2014
AAP policy statement - 9/2/13
August 2013 Back to top
Rotavirus Vaccine Information Statement (VIS) Released - CDC
CDC - 8/26/13
Dr. Anne Schuchat's "Dear Colleague" letter to healthcare professionals about the importance of annual influenza vaccination
CDC - 8/22/13
Poliovirus Detected from Environmental Samples in Israel
WHO Update - 8/15/13
Summary Recommendations: Prevention and Control of Influenza with Vaccines, 2013-14
ACIP recommendations - 8/7/13
CDC Releases 2014 Edition of "Yellow Book"
CDC press release - 8/6/13
FDA expands age indication for Meningococcal conjugate vaccine (Menveo, Novartis) to include infants and toddlers ages two months and older
FDA approved products - 8/1/13
Solicitation of Written Comments on the Draft Report of the National Adult Immunization Standards of Practice for Consideration by the National Vaccine Advisory Committee
Federal Register - 8/1/13
July 2013 Back to top
Inactivated Influenza VIS, dated 7/26/13
CDC VIS - 7/26/13
Live, Intranasal Influenza VIS, dated 7/26/13
CDC VIS - 7/26/13
VIS in Large Print: Inactivated Influenza Vaccine, dated 7/26/13
CDC VIS - 7/26/13
HPV vaccine: Safe, effective, and grossly underutilized
CDC press release - 7/25/13
Updated Recommendations for Use of VariZIG
ACIP recommendations - 7/19/13
Letter in support of IAC's initiative, Give birth to the end of Hep B, from Howard Koh, MD, MPH, Assistant Secretary of Health
HHS - 7/16/13
Variant Influenza Virus (H3N2v) Infections
CDC Health Advisory - 7/5/13
June 2013 Back to top
Use of PCV13 and PPSV23 in Children and Teens with Immunocompromising Conditions
ACIP recommendations - 6/28/13
CDC Advisory Committee Recommends an Influenza Vaccine Option (FluBlok) for Persons with Egg Allergy
CDC media advisory - 6/20/13
Multistate outbreak of Hepatitis A infections associated with "Townsend Farms Organic Antioxidant Blend" frozen berry and pomegranate mix
CDC press release - 6/20/13
New Study Shows HPV Vaccine Helping Lower HPV Infection Rates in Teen Girls
CDC press release - 6/19/13
Prevention of Measles, Rubella, Congenital Rubella Syndrome, and Mumps, 2013
ACIP Recommendations - 6/14/13
Human Infections with Avian Influenza A (H7N9) Viruses
CDC Health Update - 6/7/13
Update: Rabies Vaccine and Immune Globulin Availability
CDC - 6/6/13
May 2013 Back to top
HPV (Gardasil) VIS
CDC VIS - 5/17/13
Yellow Fever Vaccination Booster Not Needed
WHO press release - 5/17/13
Guidance and Quick Reference Guide: 2013 Pentacel, Daptacel, and Pediarix Shortages
CDC - 5/16/13
Prevention and Control of Influenza with Vaccines
Interim ACIP recommendations - 5/10/13
Tdap VIS
CDC VIS - 5/9/13
H7N9 Influenza Causing Severe Human Illness — China
MMWR Early Release - 5/1/13
April 2013 Back to top
Frequently Asked Questions on Human Infection Caused by the Avian Influenza A(H7N9) Virus
WHO - 4/30/13
Reaffirmation: Responding to Parents Who Refuse Immunization for Their Children Pediatrics
AAP policy statement - 4/29/13
Table: Available Influenza Vaccines for 2013–14
ACIP recommendations - 4/25/13
Human Infection with Avian Influenza A(H7N9) Virus in China
WHO update - 4/23/13
Immunization Champions Announced; National Infant Immunization Week, April 20-27
CDC - 4/20/13
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Investigating Measles Outbreak
NC Department of Health and Human Services - 4/18/13
Human Infections with Novel Influenza A(H7N9) Viruses
CDC Health Advisory - 4/5/13
March 2013 Back to top
Prevention and Control of Meningococcal Disease
ACIP recommendations - 3/22/13
NYC Health Department Issues New Vaccination Recommendations for Men at Greatest Risk for Contracting Meningitis
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - 3/6/13
PCV13 VIS (interim, dated 2/27/13) and Supplementary Information for Providers
CDC VIS - 3/1/13
February 2013 Back to top
Influenza Virus Vaccine 2013-2014
FDA - 2/27/13
Updated Recommendations for Use of Tdap in Pregnant Women
ACIP recommendations - 2/22/13
Recommended Composition of Influenza Virus Vaccines for Use in the 2013-14 Northern Hemisphere Influenza Season
WHO - 2/21/13
UNICEF and WHO Condemn Attacks on Polio Vaccination Workers in Nigeria
Joint WHO/UNICEF Statement - 2/8/13
January 2013 Back to top
2013 Recommended Immunization Schedules for Persons Aged 0 Through 18 Years AND Adults Aged 19 Years and Older [PDF]
MMWR early release - 1/28/13
FDA Approves Use of Prevnar 13 Vaccine in Older Children and Teens (6-17 years)
FDA product approval - 1/25/13
Infant Meningococcal Vaccination
ACIP recommendations - 1/25/13
WHO Welcomes International Treaty on Mercury
WHO statement - 1/19/13
Notice to Clinicians: Summary of CDC Recommendations for Influenza Antiviral Medications
CDC Health Advisory - 1/15/13
Algorithm: Assessment and Treatment for Pregnant Women with Influenza-like Illness
State of New York - 1/14/13
Declaring a Disaster Emergency in the State of New York and Temporarily Authorizing Pharmacists to Immunize Children Against Seasonal Influenza
State of New York - 1/14/13
Mayor Menino Declares Public Health Emergency as Flu Epidemic Worsens
City of Boston press release - 1/10/13
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