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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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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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2024 Awards Gala Honorees
April 9, 2024

NFID Announces 2024 Recipients of Prestigious Awards

Public health heroes will be honored at a black-tie fundraising event in September 2024 in Washington, DC

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Graphic highlighting 1 in 5 hospitalized with measles
March 5, 2024

Experts Urge Vaccination as Measles Cases Rise

With measles cases on the rise across the US, experts at the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) are urging the public to follow longstanding public health recommendations by making sure they are up to date on measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccination

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If you have lung disease, heart disease, or diabetes, annual flu vaccination is a critical part of your care
December 4, 2023

Complications from Flu Largely Preventable with Annual Flu Vaccine

Leading public health organizations emphasize that it’s not too late to help protect yourself and others by getting vaccinated against flu

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Collage of Previous NFID Awardees
November 29, 2023

NFID Calls for 2024 Awards Nominations Honoring Public Health Heroes

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2024 Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Humanitarian Award and the Maxwell Finland Award for Scientific Achievement

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Graphic illustrating people at risk for pneumococcal disease
November 9, 2023

3 Things To Know on World Pneumonia Day

The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases and the American Lung Association encourage those who are at risk to talk with a healthcare professional about pneumococcal vaccines

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September 28, 2023

US Health Officials Urge Vaccination Against Flu, COVID-19, and RSV This Fall and Winter

New NFID survey shows many US adults underestimate the seriousness of respiratory diseases and do not plan to get vaccinated this season

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