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Vaccine Science and Safety

Vaccine Science and Safety

Vaccines are among the most significant achievements in public health. All vaccines used in the US are required to go through extensive safety testing before they are licensed or recommended for widespread use.
Pneumococcal Disease

Pneumococcal Disease

Pneumococcal disease is a serious infection that can cause pneumonia, meningitis, and sepsis. Vaccines are available to help prevent it.
Measles

Measles

Measles is highly contagious, can be serious and even deadly, and is easy to prevent with safe and effective vaccines.

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Nov 13

2020 Clinical Vaccinology Course

November 13 - November 14 Bethesda, MD

NFID Reports

Mark’s Story (Pneumococcal Disease)

Mark’s Story (Pneumococcal Disease)

Healthy adult hospitalized for one month due to pneumococcal disease

Bryerlee’s Story (Flu)

Bryerlee’s Story (Flu)

4-year-old suffered from spasms that rocked her entire body as she struggled for air due to flu

Dash’s Story (Meningococcal Disease)

Dash’s Story (Meningococcal Disease)

18-year-old high school athlete battles with meningococcal disease