Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices

Healio brings you the highlights from Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. 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.
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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 mass chemoprophylaxis combined with serogroup B meningococcal vaccines

June 27, 2014
The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices is developing new guidelines for state and local health officials to evaluate and manage…
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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…
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CDC: Influenza vaccine recommendations unchanged for 2014-2015 season

February 27, 2014
The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted unanimously to reaffirm last year’s annual influenza vaccination…

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 immunization schedule updated for meningococcal vaccine

October 23, 2013
The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted unanimously today to change language in the child/adolescent immunization schedule…
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ACIP recommends meningococcal vaccine for high-risk infants

October 23, 2013
The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices voted 13-1, with one abstention, today to recommend that high-risk infants aged 2 to 23…