Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

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Fewer than 40% of adults support mandatory HPV vaccination

July 18, 2019

Read the Perspective from Neal D. Goldstein, PhD

WHO reconvenes emergency committee following Ebola case in Goma

July 15, 2019
WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, PhD, MSc, announced today that the organization’s emergency committee for Ebola virus disease will reconvene as…

1 in 10 children missed lifesaving vaccines in 2018

July 15, 2019
More than one in 10 children worldwide did not receive lifesaving vaccines for measles, diphtheria and tetanus in 2018, according to new data from WHO and UNICEF. …
In the Journals

Oral antibiotics do not interfere with rotavirus vaccine immunogenicity

July 12, 2019
Oral antibiotics did not affect the immunogenicity of the rotavirus vaccine in infants, according to findings published in the Journal of the Pediatric Infectious
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Healthy Baby/Healthy Child

Human Papillomavirus and the HPV Vaccine: Where Are We Today?

Pediatric Annals, January 2017, Volume 46 Issue 1
Vaccine discussions are an important part of the general pediatrician's day. The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, in…
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HPV Vaccination – Expanding the Playing Field for Cancer Prevention

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

With the recent expansion of the age range for which males and females are eligible for human papilloma virus (HPV)…
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Meeting News

VIDEO: Pediatric vaccine updates discussed at IDC New York

December 6, 2017
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