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COVID-19 disrupts vaccination efforts, putting 80 million kids at risk

COVID-19 disrupts vaccination efforts, putting 80 million kids at risk
May 22, 2020

Read the Perspective from Paul A. Offit, MD

In the Journals

Neonatal tetanus deaths decrease by 85% as elimination efforts continue

May 19, 2020
Globally, reported cases of neonatal tetanus decreased by 90% from 2000 to 2018 and neonatal deaths from the bacterial infection fell 85%, according to a report…
In the Journals

Q&A: Evaluating adolescents for HIV PrEP

May 8, 2020
The authors of a recent MMWR report noted several “unique considerations” that clinicians face when evaluating adolescent patients for HIV pre-exposure…

NIH study seeks to answer questions about COVID-19 and kids

May 4, 2020
An NIH-funded study will seek answers to questions about COVID-19 in children. The Human Epidemiology and Response to SARS-CoV-2, or HEROS, study will attempt to…
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Special Issue Article

Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy in Clinical Practice

Pediatric Annals, September 2018, Volume 47 Issue 9
Vaccines have had a profound impact on public health; however, parents are increasingly refusing or delaying vaccines…
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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.

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Meeting News

VIDEO: ‘Great need’ for new antivirals to combat H7N9

October 17, 2017
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