Vaccine Update Newsletter

Vaccine Update Newsletter from the Vaccine Education Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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News and Views

Charlotte A. Moser and Paul A. Offit, MD, of the Vaccine Education Center, contribute articles responding to the latest news, updates, and research coming out of the vaccine community.

Technically Speaking

Sharon G. Humiston, MD, MPH, FAAP, Professor of Pediatrics at Children’s Mercy and University of Missouri-Kansas City and a member of the VEC Advisory Board.

In the Journals

Paul A. Offit, MD, Director of the Vaccine Education Center, provides updates on the latest publications of vaccine research.


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On the Bookshelf

Charlotte A. Moser, Co-Director of the Vaccine Education Center, contributes reviews of vaccine-related books.


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Materials in this section are updated as new information and vaccines become available. The Vaccine Education Center staff regularly reviews materials for accuracy.

You should not consider the information in this site to be specific, professional medical advice for your personal health or for your family's personal health. You should not use it to replace any relationship with a physician or other qualified healthcare professional. For medical concerns, including decisions about vaccinations, medications and other treatments, you should always consult your physician or, in serious cases, seek immediate assistance from emergency personnel.