(PUBLIC HEALTH) CDC Offers $1.5M for Nat'l Immunization Coordination

July 2009
Community Health Funding Week;7/24/2009, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports on the U.S. federal public health grant for national immunization coordination. The grant is offered by Centers for Disease Control & Prevention. The grant is aimed at developing, enhancing, and managing an organizational network among federally funded immunization programs to improve its functioning.


Related Articles

  • (DISEASE PREVENTION) Agency Sets Aside $2.5M for Health Promotion Centers.  // Community Health Funding Week;1/28/2011, p1 

    The article offers information on the program Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research Centers: Special Interest Project Competitive Supplements of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention. It states that the program aims to focus on major death causes, improve public health and...

  • (ENVIRONMENT) States Receive Funds to Track Environmental Health.  // Community Health Funding Week;7/15/2011, p5 

    The article reports that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention is providing grants to help several states develop their tracking networks. These networks help state and other designated agencies improve their environmental health tracking, hazard monitoring and response capacity. The...

  • Immunization Information Systems Progress -- United States, 2006. Urquhart, G.; Rasulnia, B.; Kelly, J. // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;3/21/2008, Vol. 57 Issue 11, p289 

    This article highlights selected data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention's 2006 Immunization Information System Annual Report (IISAR), survey of grantees in 50 states, five cities and the District of Columbia that receive funding under the Public Health Service Act. The data...

  • Rubella essentially wiped out in United States.  // Nation's Health;May2005, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p6 

    This article reports on the status of rubella as a concern for public health in the U.S. as of May 2005. Rubella is no longer a major public health threat in the U.S. Thanks to years of immunization efforts aimed at wiping out the disease, which can cause serious birth defects, including...

  • Ethical arguments strong for mandatory vaccination.  // Medical Ethics Advisor;Oct2013, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p114 

    The article discusses the ethical issue related to the mandatory influenza vaccination of health care workers in the U.S. It states that mandatory influenza vaccinations can be ethically justified as the vaccine is reasonably safe and effective and health care professionals are ethically...

  • Efforts needed to eradicate polio in Nigeria.  // Infectious Disease News;Sep2011, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p24 

    The article urges the need to increase the immunization and surveillance efforts in Nigeria to be able to meet the goal of the Global Eradication Initiative by 2012, according to officials with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

  • Vaccine Supply Problems: A Perspective of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Rodewald, Lance E.; Orenstein, Walter A.; Mason, Dean D.; Cochi, Stephen L. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;3/1/2006 Supplement, Vol. 42, pS104 

    Although immunization is one of the great public health achievements, continued success depends on an available supply of the vaccines that are recommended for routine use. Beginning in 2000, the United States experienced vaccine supply disruptions of unprecedented scope and magnitude. Although...

  • RISKY TARDINESS. Hobson, Katherine; Brink, Susan // U.S. News & World Report;3/21/2005, Vol. 138 Issue 10, p58 

    Discusses how the U.S. government now recommends that babies get as many as 20 vaccinations before the age of 18 months. Delays in vaccinations which mean that kids can go unprotected for months; Study published in the "Journal of the American Medical Association" in which researchers form the...

  • Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule -- United States, October 2004--September 2005.  // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;11/19/2004, Vol. 53 Issue 45, pQ-1 

    Presents the recommended adult immunization schedule in the U.S. from October 2004 through September 2005, approved by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. Difference between the 2004-2005 schedule from previous schedules; Inclusion...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics