2019 NFID Influenza/Pneumococcal Disease News Conference

The nation’s leading experts presented final influenza vaccine coverage data from the 2018-2019 season and discussed the importance of vaccination in order to prevent flu and pneumococcal disease at the 2019 NFID Influenza/ Pneumococcal Disease News Conference on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. NFID also shared results from a new national survey of US adults to better understand vaccination attitudes and behaviors.

2019 News Conference Transcript

Press Release


Panelist Bios

NFID Survey: Attitudes about Influenza and Pneumococcal Disease Prevention

Understanding Pneumococcal Disease

Pneumococcal Infographic: What Do They All Have In Common?

Influenza Vaccination Coverage by Population

Are You At Risk For Flu and Related Complications?

Understanding Influenza (Flu)

Influenza Vaccine Options 2019-2020 Season

Influenza (Flu) Treatment

Flu Myths and Facts

Take 3 Steps to Fight Flu

Leading by Example

This NFID initiative calls on leaders in healthcare, business, education, and politics to “lead by example” by making a commitment to influenza prevention. Organizations can join the growing list of supporters and participate in activities to show their support of annual influenza vaccination.

Supporting Organizations

2019-2020 NFID Influenza/Pneumococcal Disease Awareness Campaign Final Report