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National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month, providing a reminder of the importance of proper vaccination …

The Value of Prevention

Vaccines are widely recognized as one of the most important advances in medical history. Once-devastating …

RSV Vaccines

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a major pathogen in infants, children, and adults. According to …

Celebrate Vaccines during National Infant Immunization Week

Each year, during National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW), communities across the United States work to …

USA Today: Vaccine opt-outs put public health at risk

In an editorial yesterday, USA Today’s editors called attention to a growing public health problem: …

BIO Calls for Adequate Funding of Vaccine and Biodefense Programs

It’s budget time here in Washington, with appropriators in the House and Senate working overtime …

Vaccines: Cold Case

At the upcoming BIO International Convention, vaccines experts will come together to discuss key infectious …

FDA: Vaccines a Critical Tool in Protecting and Promoting Public Health

Yesterday, Dr. Karen Midthun of the FDA wrote about the important role of vaccines in promoting public …

National Health Interview Survey: Adult Vaccination Rates Need Boost

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released immunization coverage estimates from the …

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

In the United States, more than one million people are infected with HIV, with an …