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

Flu News Conference

Press Releases

News releases and other resources on the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases across the lifespan

News Conferences

Timely news conferences featuring panels of public health experts

NFID Spokespersons

Experts provide commentary and help explain the latest news in infectious diseases

Media Registration Policy

The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) welcomes credentialed members of the media at many of its educational programs.

Complimentary media registrations are provided by NFID staff and applicants must meet certain criteria in advance of the activity in order to receive access. Members of the media requesting press access must provide the following:

1) Name and URL of the publication, website, or blog for which they are writing;
2) Name of editor-in-chief and all relevant contact information;
3) Target audience (including demographics and reach); and
4) Summary of the specific portions of the educational activity that they intend to cover.

All requests should be directed to