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Issue 1519
IAC Express: Issue 1,519
September 30, 2020
Top Stories
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CDC publishes "Meningococcal Vaccination: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, U.S., 2020" in MMWR
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IAC summarizes ACIP's third special meeting on COVID-19 vaccination strategies
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IAC updates 11 Ask the Experts web pages
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Organizing a mass vaccination clinic? Plan to attend IAC's how-to webinar on October 15, 2020
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Six additional colleges and universities require flu vaccine to protect staff and students—the list grows!
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October 1: NFID will hold its annual influenza and pneumococcal news conference
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CDC publishes "Travel-Associated Measles in a Person Born Before 1957—Pinellas County, Florida, 2019" in MMWR
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CDC releases "Digital Media Toolkit" for 2020–21 flu season
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IAC Spotlight! "IAC in the News" gateway page is a collection of media articles and appearances featuring IAC experts; we've been busy!
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Not-to-miss immunization articles in the news
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Stay up to date on the latest coronavirus information
IAC Handouts
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IAC updates its popular resource titled "Summary of Recommendations for Adult Immunization (Age 19 Years and Older)"
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IAC revises its meningococcal ACWY standing orders templates for both children/teens and adults
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IAC updates "Meningococcal ACWY Vaccine Recommendations by Age and Risk Factor"
Official Releases and Announcements
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September 28: World Rabies Day
World News
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World Health Assembly endorses resolution titled "Strengthening Global Immunization Efforts to Leave No One Behind" to extend benefits of vaccines to everyone, everywhere
Featured Resources
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In IAC's "Video of the Week," CDC reminds individuals to roll up their sleeves for their annual flu vaccine
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IAC's "History through Film" web page features PBS documentary about 30 years of IAC titled Protecting Health: Saving Lives. Please share.
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It's time to start vaccinating against flu. IAC's bright red "FLU VACCINE" buttons and stickers can help. Order today!
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Use IAC's expanded Repository of Resources for Maintaining Immunization during the COVID-19 Pandemic to catch up patients who fell behind
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IAC's new website, Mass-Vaccination-Resources.org, offers high quality resources to help jumpstart your mass vaccination efforts
Journal Articles and Newsletters
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CHOP's Vaccine Education Center publishes September issue of Vaccine Update newsletter
Education and Training
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Families Fighting Flu and Boost Oregon co-host webinar about flu vaccine messaging on October 2
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AAP and CDC collaborate to offer webinar "Recommendations for Influenza Prevention and Treatment in Children: An Update for Pediatric Providers" on October 8
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CDC's recorded webinar on pneumococcal vaccines, as well as 13 other segments in "The Pink Book" weekly series, available now
Conferences and Meetings
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NPHIC and CDC virtually co-host 2020 Health Communication, Marketing and Media Forum, October 6–8
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Register now for online NFID Clinical Vaccinology Course, November 15–17
On the Lighter Side
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In this 30-second 2002 PSA from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, babies promote importance of childhood immunizations
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