Tools & Resources

NFID resources include graphics, videos, webinars, and other tools, as well as expert perspectives and stories of real people whose lives have been impacted by infectious diseases.

Bird Flu. Noun. A disease caused by influenza (flu) viruses that can infect birds and other animals, including cows, dogs, and cats. While rare, bird flu can infect people who are in close contact with sick birds or animals. Also known as avian influenza.
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Bird Flu Social Media Graphics

Graphics and sample social posts to help raise awareness about bird flu

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6-year-old Ben recovers in the hospital holding balloons and smiling
Real Stories, Real People

Ben’s Story (Meningococcal Disease)

A 6-year-old was hospitalized and permanently lost all hearing in his left ear due to bacterial meningitis. Now he wants others to know about life-saving vaccines …

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NFID Webinar on Updates from June 2024 ACIP Meeting
July 11, 2024 12:00 pm

Updates from June 2024 Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) Meeting

Join NFID for a discussion highlighting updates from the June 2024 Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) meeting, focused on US vaccination recommendations for children, adolescents, and adults …

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Real Stories,
Real People

Stories from those who have been impacted by infectious diseases to help others understand more about vaccine-preventable diseases, drug-resistant infections, and other infectious diseases

Infectious IDeas Podcast

NFID podcast series features thought-provoking conversations with leading experts and humble heroes that lead to infectious ideas.

Building Trust Through Transparency, Operational Excellence, and Relationships with Mandy K. Cohen, MD, MPH

Building Trust Through Transparency with Mandy K. Cohen, MD, MPH

S2, E6: Mandy K. Cohen, MD, MPH, shares her perspectives on rebuilding trust in public health agencies and what most keeps her awake at night …

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Building Global Vaccine Confidence Through Diplomacy with Peter J. Hotez, MD, PhD

Building Global Vaccine Confidence Through Diplomacy with Peter J. Hotez, MD, PhD

S2, E5: Peter J. Hotez, MD, PhD, shares insights from his influential career in vaccine science and diplomacy, from how the field has changed over time to what we can all be doing to help build vaccine confidence …

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Operation Warp Speed: Transforming Disease Prevention

Operation Warp Speed: Transforming Disease Prevention with Peter Marks, MD, PhD

S2, E4: Peter Marks, MD, PhD, shares insights on the origin of Operation Warp Speed during the COVID-19 pandemic and his thoughts on how AI can improve disease prevention …

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Videos

Videos and other public service announcements (PSAs) highlight the importance of timely prevention and treatment of infectious diseases across the lifespan.

Video

How to Wash Your Hands

Patricia A. Stinchfield, RN, MS, CPNP shows the right (and wrong) way to wash your hands

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Public Service Announcements, Video

¿Eres Ese Tipo de Persona?

Animated video in Spanish on flu symptoms, prevention, and treatment, reminding viewers to get vaccinated each year and stay home when sick to help protect themselves and those around them from flu

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RSV: A Virus You Should Know PSA
Public Service Announcements, Video

RSV: A Virus You Should Know

Animated video highlighting the dangers of RSV for those at highest risk for severe disease

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