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COVID-19: #StopTheSpread

What you should know about the novel coronavirus

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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
Meningococcal Disease

Meningococcal Disease

Meningococcal disease is a serious bacterial infection that most often leads to severe swelling of the tissues surrounding the brain and spinal cord (meningitis) or infection of the bloodstream
Hepatitis

Hepatitis

Hepatitis A, B, and C are each caused by a different virus and are spread in different ways, but they all affect the liver and can cause serious health problems. There are vaccines to prevent hepatitis A and B, and effective treatment is available for hepatitis C.

NFID Events

Nov 13

2020 Clinical Vaccinology Course

November 13 - November 14 Bethesda, MD
Dec 14

2020 Annual Awards Dinner

December 14 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm EST Washington, DC

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