CDC Immunization Works Newsletter

June 2022

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NIH launches clinical trial of Epstein-Barr virus vaccine. Read more.

April 2022

March 2022

  • MMWR LogoPlumb ID, Feldstein LR, Barkley E, et al. Effectiveness of COVID-19 mRNA Vaccination in Preventing COVID-19–Associated Hospitalization Among Adults with Previous SARS-CoV-2 Infection — United States, June 2021–February 2022. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. ePub: 12 April 2022. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm7115e2external icon.
  • MMWR Logo Fowlkes AL, Yoon SK, Lutrick K, et al. Effectiveness of 2-Dose BNT162b2 (Pfizer BioNTech) mRNA Vaccine in Preventing SARS-CoV-2 Infection Among Children Aged 5–11 Years and Adolescents Aged 12–15 Years — PROTECT Cohort, July 2021–February 2022. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2022;71:422–428. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm7111e1external icon.
  • MMWR Logo Wallace M, Moulia D, Blain AE, et al. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ Recommendation for Use of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine in Adults Aged ≥18 Years and Considerations for Extended Intervals for Administration of Primary Series Doses of mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines — United States, February 2022. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2022;71:416–421. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm7111a4external icon.
  • MMWR Logo Taylor CA, Whitaker M, Anglin O, et al. COVID-19–Associated Hospitalizations Among Adults During SARS-CoV-2 Delta and Omicron Variant Predominance, by Race/Ethnicity and Vaccination Status — COVID-NET, 14 States, July 2021–January 2022. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. ePub: 18 March 2022. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm7112e2.
  • MMWR Logo Tenforde MW, Self WH, Gaglani M, et al. Effectiveness of mRNA Vaccination in Preventing COVID-19–Associated Invasive Mechanical Ventilation and Death — United States, March 2021–January 2022. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. ePub: 18 March 2022. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm7112e1.
  • MMWR Logo Hause AM, Baggs J, Marquez P, et al. Safety Monitoring of COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Doses Among Persons Aged 12–17 Years — United States, December 9, 2021–February 20, 2022. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. ePub: 1 March 2022. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm7109e2.
  • MMWR Logo Klein NP, Stockwell MS, Demarco M, et al. Effectiveness of COVID-19 Pfizer-BioNTech BNT162b2 mRNA Vaccination in Preventing COVID-19–Associated Emergency Department and Urgent Care Encounters and Hospitalizations Among Nonimmunocompromised Children and Adolescents Aged 5–17 Years — VISION Network, 10 States, April 2021–January 2022. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. ePub: 1 March 2022. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm7109e3external icon.

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January 2021

  • Mizzou student goes from intern to executive director

    A soon-to-be MU graduate is making the jump from intern to executive director of the Missouri Immunization Coalition — but that’s just part of the story. mizzou-student-goes-from-intern-to-executive-director
  • Health departments in Missouri fighting a lack of vaccine as new tiers open up on state COVID-19 plan

    “Lynelle Phillips, the president of the Missouri Immunization Coalition and vice president of the Missouri Public Health Association, said the state faces “a big distributive justice challenge.” It must weigh when competing groups will receive the vaccine, like people who are high-risk because exposure could make them sicker versus those who are high-risk for potentially more widespread exposure.”

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