Helpful Links Page . . .
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Vaccines and
information on a variety of topics: immunization schedules,
recommendations and guidelines, FAQ, legal issues,
safety and side effects. You can also find copies of all
Vaccine Information Statements you
receive in the office when your child gets vaccinated.
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) General
Find information on a variety of topics: immunization
schedules, recommendations and guidelines, FAQ, legal
safety and side effects.
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP): Autism and Vaccine
Safety for Parents
– Information provided from the AAP
about Autism and vaccine safety and links to recent
news on Autism.
The Immunization Action Coalition
– A nonprofit organization working to
increase immunization rates and prevent disease by creating
and distributing educational materials for health
professionals and the public that enhance the delivery of
safe and effective immunization services. This site
contains general information about the immunization program
and links to research articles and handouts on all currently
available vaccines. They also sponsor
www.vaccineinformation.org which contains
comprehensive information about specific diseases and the
vaccine that prevents it.
The National Network for Immunization Information (NNii)
(www.immunizationinfo.org) – Organization
that provides up-to-date, science-based information to
healthcare professionals, the media, and the public.
Contains comprehensive information about vaccines and the
diseases they prevent and lists state vaccine requirements
for school entry.
The Institute for Vaccine Safety – Program
established by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public
Health to provide an independent assessment of vaccines and
vaccine safety to help guide decision makers and educate
physicians, the public and the media about key issues
surrounding the safety of vaccines. The institute’s goal is
to work toward preventing disease using the safest vaccines
Allied Vaccine Group
– Contains links to websites dedicated
to presenting valid scientific information about the
sometimes confusing subject of vaccines.
PATH Vaccine Resource
Library – Website sponsored by the
Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH) that
offers a wide variety of high-quality, scientifically
accurate documents and links on vaccine-preventable diseases
and topics in immunization.
Every Child By Two –
Contains information on vaccines and vaccine
safety aimed at raising parental awareness of the critical
need for timely infant immunizations.
Vaccinate Your Baby - An awareness campaign that was launched by Every Child By Two, an organization devoted to raising awareness of the critical need for timely immunization and to foster a systematic way to immunize all of America's children by age two. The site was launched in August of 2008, and features news and information for parents who wish to learn the truth about immunization and how best to protect their children from vaccine-preventable diseases.
Shot Of Prevention - A community blog where individuals, parents, medical professionals and others can gather to discuss current events regarding immunizations.
Kids with Infectious Diseases –
Includes a section on
Immunizations detailing the importance of vaccines, the
monitoring of their safety, and discussions of what would
happen if we didn't vaccinate against certain diseases.
for Vaccines –
Website established to provide clear, accessible, science-based information about vaccines and vaccine-preventable diseases.
Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) – National organization promoting optimal
health for children through leadership, practice, advocacy,
education and research. The NAPNAP sponsors two
comprehensive online resources developed to promote
recognition and education for two vaccine preventable
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