Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices

Healio brings you the highlights from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ACIP, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

ACIP recommends changes in pneumococcal, influenza vaccines

June 25, 2015
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted to accept recommendation proposals concerning the interval between receipt of pneumococcal…
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ACIP recommends meningitis B vaccine as category B

June 25, 2015
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted 14-1 to accept proposed recommendations for serogroup B meningococcal vaccine. Serogroup B…
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ACIP votes to update general recommendations

June 25, 2015
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted unanimously to support several changes to the general recommendations for immunizations. These…
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ACIP votes to update general recommendations

October 31, 2014
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted unanimously to recommend several changes to the general recommendations for immunizations, …
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ACIP accepts proposed updates to typhoid vaccine statement

October 31, 2014
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted unanimously to accept proposed updates to the recommendations for typhoid vaccines. There…
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ACIP approves revisions to 2015 childhood immunization schedules

October 30, 2014
The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted unanimously, 13-0 with two members absent from the meeting, to approve various…
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ACIP recommends live attenuated influenza vaccine for healthy children

June 25, 2014
The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted unanimously, 14-0, to recommend preferred use of live attenuated intranasal…

ACIP considers data on 9-valent HPV vaccine

February 28, 2014
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices heard data on an investigational 9-valent HPV vaccine being developed by Merck. The vaccine…

CDC: Influenza vaccine recommendations unchanged for 2014-2015 season

February 26, 2014
The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted unanimously to reaffirm last year’s annual influenza vaccination…
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ACIP to reconsider Japanese encephalitis vaccine recommendation

October 24, 2013
Because of a recent change in WHO recommendations for the Japanese encephalitis vaccine, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices will be…