NFID News for important news and updates

Additionally, NFID leaders regularly contribute content to various public and professionally oriented blogs including:

Dr. William Schaffner Blogs on The Huffington Post
Infectious Disease News


National Influenza Vaccination Week: December 8-14, 2013 (12/19/13)

GOJO Hand Hygiene Blog: Influenza, more commonly referred to as the flu, is a serious and contagious respiratory illness that affects 5-20% of the US population and hospitalizes over 200,000 people every year. The flu season typically runs from October–March, peaking in January and February. However, last year was a perfect example of just how unpredictable flu can be...

CDC Partner Success Stories: NFID Blogs During NASN Blogger Briefing (12/4/12)

National Association of School Nurses (NASN): As a committed public health partner, the mission of the NASN is to advance the specialty practice of school nursing to improve the health and academic success of all students...

What You Need to Know About the 2012-13 Flu Season: This Little Piggy by Dr. Stephen Ferrara (8/17/12)

Online Nurse Practitioner Programs

The Laboratory Diagnosis of Pertussis in the United States by Dr. James D. Cherry (4/19/12)

Parents of Kids with Infectious Diseases (PKIDs)

AADE Blog Post by Dr. William Schaffner, NFID President (3/20/12)

American Association of Diabetes Educators