Resources

Resources for Science-Based Immunization Information

National Network for Immunization Information - immunizationinfo.org
The mission of the National Network for Immunization Information (NNii) is to provide the public, health professionals, policy makers, and the media with up-to-date, scientifically valid information related to immunization to help them understand the issues and to make informed decisions.
Immunization Action Coalition - immunize.org
The Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) works to increase immunization rates and prevent disease by creating and distributing educational materials for health professionals and the public that enhance the delivery of safe and effective immunization services. The Coalition also facilitates communication about the safety, efficacy, and use of vaccines within the broad immunization community of patients, parents, health care organizations, and government health agencies.
AAP American Academy of Pediatrics - www.cispimmunize.org
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Childhood Immunization Support Program (CISP) is funded through a cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Since 1999, the CISP has worked to improve the immunization delivery system across the nation by developing an infrastructure within the Academy to support its members and providing education and resources on immunization and immunization-related issues.
CHOP Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - www.vaccine.chop.edu/vaccine
Since its start in 1855 as the nation's first hospital devoted exclusively to caring for children, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia has been the birthplace for many dramatic firsts in pediatric medicine. The Hospital has fostered medical discoveries and innovations that have improved pediatric healthcare and saved countless children’s lives. Over 150 years of innovation and service to our patients, their families and our community, reflect an ongoing commitment to exceptional patient care.
CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - www.cdc.gov/vaccines
For over 60 years, CDC has been dedicated to protecting health and promoting quality of life through the prevention and control of disease, injury, and disability. We are committed to programs that reduce the health and economic consequences of the leading causes of death and disability, thereby ensuring a long, productive, healthy life for all people.
IOM Institute of Vaccine Safety - www.vaccinesafety.edu
Our mission is to provide an independent assessment of vaccines and vaccine safety to help guide decision makers and educate physicians, the public and the media about key issues surrounding the safety of vaccines. The institute’s goal is to work toward preventing disease using the safest vaccines possible.
DHS Oregon Immunization Program - www.oregon.gov/dhs/ph/imm
Our mission is to provide leadership to prevent and mitigate vaccine preventable disease for all people by reaching and maintaining high lifetime immunization rates.
OPIC Oregon Partnership to Immunize Children - www.oregon.gov/DHS/ph/imm/opic/index.shtml
Established in 1992, OPIC facilitates the collaboration of public and private partners to protect Oregon's children against vaccine-preventable diseases.