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Department of Health and Human Services HHS today assembled influential leaders from the publicattions, faith-based, civic, and healthcare communities to participate in a forum to help Americans become more prepared for an influenza pandemic.

For partners that have a website that currently links to the http: The hepatitis A vaccine label is shaded on the Immunization Schedule to indicate its use in selected states and regions, and for certain high-risk groups. The draft documents outline vie approaches for manufacturers to develop new vaccines that are safe, pure, and potent.

Questions and Answers,” go to: FDA has not made any changes to its indications for use of RotaTeq nor has it issued new or revised warnings or precautions. The related section of the article is reprinted below. Preventing pneumococcal disease among infants and young children: Ask the Experts, Summary of Recommendations for Adult Immunization, and two professional-education pieces and three patient-screening questionnaires on viral hepatitis.

The Pandemic Influenza Leadership Forum is part of a new national campaign sponsored by HHS to encourage people to prepare for a possible pandemic. Figure 1 Return to top.

Handouts for Patients and Staff. For assistance, please send e-mail to: One of the most important challenges and opportunities facing CDC in the mids was to increase vaccination rates among children by the age of 2 years.

The final guidances reflect public input, including vaccine companies and public health officials. Detailed recommendations for using vaccines are available from the manufacturers’ package inserts, ACIP statements on specific vaccines, and the Red Book 5.


The years saw the following progress in programs publicqtions to protect the nation’s health: To register, go to: Active and passive immunization. An original paper copy of this issue can be obtained from the Superintendent of Documents, U.

The course is available at http: In addition, a new professional-education piece presents links to vaccination resources every practice should have, including links to resources that help decide who needs to be vaccinated and how to administer vaccines; all can be downloaded. Both guidances recommend using recent technologies such as cell culture and recombinant manufacturing to enhance the development and evaluation of vaccines.

This is a limited-entry event, so please register early to guarantee a slot. Healthcare providers and parents should remain confident in using RotaTeq in infants.

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Vaccine Storage and Handling. HHS Secretary Mike Leavitt today announced the award of two contracts to expand the domestic influenza vaccine manufacturing capacity that could be used in the event of a potential influenza pandemic. The live satellite broadcast and webcast “Immunization Update ” will provide up-to-date information on the rapidly changing field of immunization. The program will have a live webcast at http: Zell’s award can be found at http: Omninvest of Hungary, Baxter, and sanofi pasteur have also indicated their willingness to make some of their H5N1 vaccine available.

Recommended Childhood Immunization Schedule United States, Each year, CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices ACIP reviews the recommended childhood immunization schedule to ensure that it remains current with changes in manufacturers’ vaccine formulations, revisions in recommendations for the use of licensed vaccines, and recommendations for newly licensed vaccines.

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More information can be found in FDA’s press release at http: As a flag officer, Dr. Schuchat joins an elite group–there are only about 50 flag officers in the corps today. All children aged months should receive four doses of PCV intramuscularly at ages 2, 4, 6, and months.


CDC encourages its wide dissemination. NCIRD is committed to providing the latest and most credible immunization information. American Academy of Pediatrics, July issue of Vaccinate Women is on the IAC website IAC introduces new pieces that answer patients’ questions about tetanus, rubella, polio, meningococcal, and rotavirus June issue of CDC’s Immunization Works electronic newsletter now available online Current Issues in Immunization net conference to focus on immunizations for healthcare personnel–registration is limited Mark your calendar: This change in format makes it easier for healthcare professionals, parents, and immunization partners, to quickly find accurate fis and immunization information.

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The recommended nomenclature for wild-type rubella viruses is being updated by the World Health Organization on June 15, Discussion will highlight current recommendations, rationale for changes, and issues facing healthcare providers when considering their personal immunizations.

FDA’s goal with the guidances is to outline the regulatory pathways for the rapid development and approval of these products. American Academy of Pediatrics. This report presents the recommended childhood immunization schedule for Figure 1 and documents the changes that have occurred since the January publication 4.

Questions and Answers, go to: Elk Grove Village, Illinois: Contact GPO for current prices.

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The course instructors include William L.