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IAC Express: Issue 1345
January 17, 2018
Top Stories
ACIP publishes updated recommendations for prevention of hepatitis B virus infection in the United States
CDC updates its Vaccine Storage and Handling Toolkit
CDC issues new requirements for VFC vaccine storage
CDC provides media advisory on current widespread influenza activity
CDC publishes ACIP recommendations on use of a third dose of MMR during a mumps outbreak
FDA approves expanded pediatric age indication for Fluarix Quadrivalent influenza vaccine
IAC Spotlight! Check out IAC's vaccine storage and handling education materials and other helpful resources
Association of Immunization Managers award nominations open through March 19
IAC enrolls three new birthing institutions into its Hepatitis B Birth Dose Honor Roll; seven previously honored institutions qualify for additional years' honors
Voices for Vaccines releases new podcast, HPV Vaccines, Cancers, and Cervivors"
Reminder: CDC requests nominations for its Childhood Immunization Champion Awards; submissions due by February 2
IAC's new 142-page book, Vaccinating Adults: A Step-by-Step Guide, describes how to implement adult vaccination services in your healthcare setting and provides a review for staff who already vaccinate adults; IAC Guide available for free download or purchase
World News
WHO reports on global influenza virus surveillance in its Weekly Epidemiological Record
Featured Resources
Families Fighting Flus "Do You Know the Flu?" toolkit for pediatric healthcare professionals now also available in Spanish
CDC updates measles and mumps chapters of its Manual for Surveillance of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases
Influenza is spreading and serious; please keep vaccinating your patients
Hepatitis B Foundation releases new video titled "Espi's Story" in its storytelling project #justB
Journal Articles
Study finds that more than 40% of healthcare personnel worked while sick with an influenza-like illness
Education and Training
VICNetwork webinar "Communicating about Maternal Immunization" scheduled for January 30
Registration is open for the Epidemiology & Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases ("The Pink Book") course in Utah, March 8–9
Registration is open for the Epidemiology & Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases ("The Pink Book") course in West Virginia, April 10–11
VICNetwork webinar about HPV and oral cancer prevention postponed to February 21
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