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.

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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June 18, 2024 12:00 pm

Updates on Avian Influenza A(H5N1)

Join NFID for a discussion on the current US outbreak of avian influenza A(H5N1), also referred to as bird flu. The webinar will address the epidemiology of avian influenza as well as current guidelines and strategies for disease management and prevention …

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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.

Special Guest Anthony S. Fauci, MD on Infectious IDeas podcast

Building Trust with Anthony S. Fauci, MD

S1, E5: Renowned scientist, Anthony S. Fauci, MD, reflects on his decades-long career overseeing US research efforts from HIV/AIDS to COVID-19 …

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Special Guest Paul A. Offit, MD on Infectious IDeas podcast

Mixing Politics and Public Health with Paul Offit, MD

S1, E4: Paul A. Offit, MD, talks about the humble heroes who inspired him, and shares his insights on mixing politics and public health—for better or for worse …

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Special Guest Kathleen M. Neuzil, MD, MPH on Infectious IDeas podcast

Flu Season Predictions with Kathleen M. Neuzil, MD, MPH

S1, E3: NFID Vice President Kathleen M. Neuzil, MD, MPH, shares predictions for the upcoming flu season and her thoughts about the politicization of vaccine science …

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


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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