What’s New From the Immunization Initiative

What’s New From the Immunization Initiative

Upcoming Events 

  • Upcoming Immunization Initiative Webinars
    “Addressing Vaccine Refusal – What Drives the Anti-Vaccinator?,” Thursday, February 11, 2016, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; John Snyder, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Tufts University School of Medicine; Pediatrician, Amherst Pediatrics – Click here to register!
    “Vaccine Storage and Handling and VFC Compliance Training; MDPH Vaccine Update,” Thursday, March 10, 2016, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Robert Morrison, Vaccine Manager, MDPH Immunization Program – Click here to register!
    “2016 Childhood Immunization Schedule Review; MDPH Vaccine update,”
    Thursday, April 14, 2016, 12:00-1:00 p.m.; Susan Lett, MD, MPH, Medical Director, MDPH Immunization Program – Click here to register!
  • 2016 Immunization Initiative Advisory Committee Meetings:
    Monday, April 11, 2016
    Wednesday, September 21, 2016
    Monday, December 12, 2016
    Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m., and are held at Massachusetts Medical Society, Waltham. For more information, contact Cynthia McReynolds (cmcreynolds@mms.org; 781.895.9850).
  • The 21st Annual Massachusetts Adult Immunization Conference, Wednesday, April 26, 2016, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Marlborough, MA. Registration will begin in early February. Visit http://maic.jsi.com for more information.
  • National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) is April 16-23, 2016. Click here for more information.

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