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Topic: General information

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10 Facts on Immunization

This short summary of immunization facts provides an overview of immunization and a ten-slide presentation on immunization facts.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2017

Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices consists of 15 experts in fields associated with immunization who provide advice and guidance to the US government on the control of vaccine-preventable diseases. This website provides their …

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alianza por la Vacunación

This website provides updated information and services regarding vaccines and immunization in Mexico to health professionals and the general public. Users can find information on specific vaccine-preventable diseases and the vaccines used to prevent …

Author: Vaccinology Mexican Association

The Australian Immunisation Handbook

Similar to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Pink Book, this handbook provides information for health care providers on vaccine safety, immunization procedures, monitoring adverse events following immunization, and many other …

Author: Australian Department of Health and Aging

Publication date: 2017

Canadian Immunization Guide

This comprehensive and regularly updated manual deals with a wide range of scientific and clinical issues relating to child, adult, and traveler immunization. Information is provided on vaccine safety, immunization recommendations, and specific …

Author: Public Health Agency of Canada

CDC's Strategic Framework for Global Immunization, 2016-2020

This framework explains the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) goals and objectives, and guides the development of the global immunization action plan. The framework is built around five interconnected goals to improve the …

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Publication date: 2016

Child Mortality Estimates

This website provides the latest estimates on child mortality based on the research of the United Nations Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UN IGME). UN IGME updates its child mortality estimates annually after reviewing newly …

Author: United Nations Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation

Directory of Immunization Resources

This web page provides an extensive directory of immunization resources for health care professionals, including information on particular diseases and vaccines, immunization schedules, and frequently asked questions. The resources are gathered from …

Author: Immunization Action Coalition

Edward Jenner and the Discovery of Vaccination

This online exhibition showcases rare books and historical documents dealing with immunization, with a focus on Edward Jenner's role in the discovery of vaccination. His research was based on careful case studies and clinical observation more than a …

Author: Thomas Cooper Library, University of South Carolina

Publication date: 1996

For Immunization Partners: Educational and Promotional Resources for Partners

This web page provides educational resources and materials to help supplement vaccine conversations and outreach with parents, pregnant women, and adults, as well as healthcare professionals. Resources are divided into five categories—childhood …

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Global Immunization Newsletters (GIN)

A monthly newsletter that contains updates on immunization technologies and the introduction of new vaccines, as well as information on country-specific immunization activities.

Author: World Health Organization

Global Immunization Vision and Strategy

The World Health Organization and the United Nations Children's Fund jointly drafted this strategy for the years 2006–2015. It outlines goals to expand the reach of immunization to every eligible person, sustain existing levels of vaccine …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2005

Guía Práctica de Enfermedades y Vacunas

This Argentinean website provides information about vaccine preventable diseases and is a professional, independent site run by Carlos Kohler. It includes international and Argentinean news and information and is the online Practical Guide to …

Author: Dr. Carlos Kohler

Handouts for Patients & Staff

This web page offers healthcare professionals and the public more than 250 free English-language handouts (many are also available in other languages) covering a wide range of vaccination-related topics, all of which are available for users to print …

Author: Immunization Action Coalition

A History of Vaccines

This fact sheet on the history of vaccines gives a brief overview of disease rates before and after the development of vaccines.

Author: PATH

Publication date: 2015

The History of Vaccines

This website aims to provide a living resource detailing the history, current state, and future direction of vaccination. The goal of the site is to increase public knowledge about vaccines by explaining how they work, the challenges associated with …

Author: The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

How Are Vaccines Developed?

This video provides a very high-level overview of the rigorous testing that vaccines undergo when they are developed. As the video highlights, vaccines are subject to even tougher standards than medicines—more people are included in clinical …

Author: Vaccines Today

Publication date: 2015

How Do Vaccines Work?

This animated video explains how the immune system works and how, using this information, scientists found ways to help our bodies protect us from infectious diseases by developing different types of vaccines.

Author: TED-Ed; Kelwalin Dhanasarnsombut

How Do Vaccines Work?

This animated video illustrates how the body’s immune system works and identifies "foreign invaders", such as viruses or bacteria that cause disease. It then explains how vaccines help the body create the right antibodies to fight these diseases.

Author: Oxford Vaccine Group

Publication date: 2018


This website provides comprehensive, up-to-date, and accurate information on vaccines, disease, and immunization in the United Kingdom. The site includes frequently asked questions, general information on immunization, and specific information on …

Author: Public Health England

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