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Graphic showing a liver: Love you liver!
May 14, 2024

Protecting Patients with Liver Disease

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month, a reminder of the importance of preventing and treating viral hepatitis …

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If everyone routinely washed their hands, 1 million deaths could be prevented worldwide each year
May 5, 2024

#WashYourHands to Help Prevent Disease

Observed each year on May 5, World Hand Hygiene Day highlights the importance of handwashing in preventing disease …

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2024 Annual Conference on Vaccinology Research
May 2, 2024

Experts to Discuss Innovations in Vaccinology Research

Annual Conference on Vaccinology Research will feature latest science

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Two black grandparents holding younger children in their arms
April 29, 2024

4 Ways to Address Disparities in Vaccination Rates

Despite overwhelming evidence of the benefits of vaccination against many diseases, immunization rates have historically been low among communities of color …

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Visualization of US map with vaccine vials overlaid (Firefly AI generated)
April 23, 2024

Data-Driven Approach to Increasing US Vaccine Uptake

The goal of the pilot project is to assist those on the frontlines in deploying effective approaches to public health outreach and service delivery.

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Graphic with summary of recommended childhood vaccinations
April 22, 2024

5 Things to Know about Infant Immunization

Immunization is one of the most effective ways to help protect infants from serious diseases

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Media Resources

NFID provides resources and subject matter experts as spokespeople to help educate the public about vaccine-preventable diseases and other infectious disease topics


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