Latest NFID News and Updates

Timely news and perspectives from leaders and partners

2024 Awards Gala Honorees
July 18, 2024

Wisdom (and Worries) from Public Health Heroes

The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) will honor 3 outstanding heroes who have made significant and lasting contributions to public health …

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Respiratory season resources with flu virus background
July 16, 2024

Experts Urge Vaccination to Help Prepare for Respiratory Season

Experts available to discuss updated vaccine recommendations to help prevent respiratory diseases, including COVID-19, flu, RSV, and pneumococcal disease

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NFID Executive Committee (L to R): Jeffery Goad, Monica Farley, Kevin Ault, Kevin Rooney, Patricia Stinchfield
July 9, 2024

NFID Announces 2024-2025 Board of Directors

NFID is pleased to announce the 2024-2025 NFID Board of Directors and updated slate of officers

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June 28, 2024

The Double Helix, Summer 2024

NFID Spanish Website, Increasing US Vaccine Uptake, Adult Immunization Rates, Bird Flu Updates, Upcoming NFID Events, Resources (Webinars, Podcasts, Blogs), Partner Spotlight, and more …

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Bird flu symptoms may include fever, cough, sore throat, difficulty breathing, shortness of breath, eye tearing, redness, or irritation, headaches, muscle aches, runny or stuffy nose
June 25, 2024

Infectious Diseases Experts Available to Discuss Avian Influenza (Bird Flu)

The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases has spokespersons and resources to help increase awareness about bird flu, also known as avian influenza or A(H5N1)

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June 20, 2024

4 Key Steps for a Safe and Healthy Summer

Follow these key tips to help stay healthy this summer and prevent infections that could spoil your fun …

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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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