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Information Request: Data Requests

Hello,Please see the following information request. If you are willing to share information, please reply to this email and include your contact information for follow-up.Information RequestedVermont’s IIS is being deluged with data requests, as we’re sure others are. We provide aggregate data and generally report at the county level. More and...
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IAC Express #1,555 – CDC clinical considerations for Janssen vaccine, slides from IAC webinar, and more

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,555: March 10, 2021 Top StoriesCDC updates its clinical considerations for use of COVID-19 vaccines to include Janssen (J&J) vaccineCDC issues interim public health recommendations for people fully vaccinated against COVID-19“The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ ...
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IAC Express Special Edition #1,554 - Order your 2021 laminated immunization schedules today!

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,554: March 9, 2021 LAMINATED SCHEDULES, RECORD CARDS, AND MORE FROM IAC!Order today! Laminated versions of CDC’s 2021 immunization schedules will ship in mid-March!Order IAC’s child, adult, and lifetime immunization record cards—wallet-sized, designed to lastGreat for workplace r...
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Job Opportunities in Philadelphia and Idaho

Hello, There are new job opportunities available in Philadelphia and Idaho that we want to share with you. If you have a job opportunity you want AIRA to share, send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Philadelphia Department of Public Health is looking for an Assistant Interoperability Coordinator to help onboard providers, assist wit...
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Choose to Challenge. #IWD2021

Choose to Challenge. JSI improves family planning services, supply chains, and the capacity of local leaders to help women access the health services they need. We are committed to challenging gender inequities and ensuring that women, children, and communities have access to health care regardless of their circumstances. #IWD2021Original link

AIRA Monthly Update February 2021

 Monthly UpdateFebruary 2021 in Reviewwww.immregistries.orgIn This Issue…AIRA's COVID-19 Response UpdateFebruary and March ACIP MeetingsHow SmartyStreets Can Support Patient Matching EffortsMeasurement and Improvement UpdatesAIRA Board Corner: Dannette Dronenburg, SecretaryAIRA 2020 Education Survey ReminderWanted: SnapShots ContributorsInform...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 09, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 09, 2021

   5 March 2021, Vol. 96, No. 09, pp. 65–68 Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 65 Performance of acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) surveillance and incidence of poliomyelitis, 2020    Download 5 mars 2021, Vol. 96, No. 09, pp. 65-68 Maintenant en ligneDANS CE NUMÉRO 65 Fonctionnement de la surveillance de la paralysie flasque aiguë (...
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EYE Strategy February 2021 newsletter

 View this email in your browser February Newsletter  The EYE partnership has had a busy start to 2021. As expected, many of our partners and colleagues remain committed to ensure yellow fever (YF) activities are on track, despite the complexity of the ongoing COVID-19 response and vaccination rollout, as wel...
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IAC Express #1,553 - Corrected Links to EUA Fact Sheets in Top Story

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,553: March 3, 2021 – Corrected Links to EUA Fact Sheets The first story in the March 3, 2021, edition of IAC Express contained incorrect links to the EUA Fact Sheets for the Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine, misdirecting readers to a different manufacturer’s EUA Fact Sheets. We apologize...
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IAC Express #1,553 - ACIP recommends third COVID-19 vaccine for use in U.S., IAC summarizes routine ACIP meeting, and more

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,553: March 3, 2021 Top StoriesFDA issues EUA for Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine after advisory committee reviewACIP recommends third COVID- 19 vaccine for use in U.S.; IAC summarizes February 28 – March 1 meeting and highlights clinical considerations for use of Janssen vaccineIAC...
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Upcoming Discovery Session: COVID Hot Topics

Hello,Join us for the next AIRA Discovery Session on Monday, March 22 at 4 p.m. ET. This session will be all about COVID-19 hot topics. There will be a combination of updates about IIS-specific COVID-19 hot topics (e.g., data quality for race and ethnicity) and time for questions and community discussion. We’ve changed the platform for ou...
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Consultancy opportunities within the EYE Secretariat (application deadline on 8 March 2021)

Dear EYE colleagues,To support attainment of the 2021 goals, the EYE Secretariat has published 3 consultancies on the WHO Careers portal with application deadline on 8 March 2021. All consultancies are to be completed remotely, with specifics and application links below. Do share widely with suitable candidates. With thanks for your partnership and...
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ACIP: Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine Recommendation

Hello, As part of our ongoing commitment to share important decisions and recommendations with you, below is a summary of today’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) meeting and subsequent vote.The ACIP met today, February 28, to discuss and vote on recommendations for the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine. The ACIP members received an ...
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Immunization Infrastructure Modernization Act Talking Points

Hello, The Immunization Infrastructure Modernization Act was introduced by US Representatives Annie Kuster (D-N.H.) and Larry Bucshon (R-Ind.) on January 28. The legislation provides a national framework for IIS operations. We know you may be getting asked about the bill and may need information on it in order to answer questions and/or pass a...
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Polio News February 2021

View this email in your browser or download PDFFebruary 2021POLIO NEWSDear Moderator,As the world marks a year since the emergence of COVID-19, the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) is reflecting upon its support of the pandemic response. A new report from WHO detailing the GPEI’s COVID-19 response efforts has underscor...
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WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION_WER No. 08, 2021 / ORGANISATION MONDIALE DE LA SANTE_REH No. 08, 2021

 26 February 2021, Vol. 96, No. 08, pp. 57–64Now onlineIN THIS ISSUE 57 Meeting of the WHO Strategic and Technical Advisory Group for Infectious Hazards (STAG-IH), December 2020: conclusions and advice   62 Monthly report on dracunculiasis cases, January-November 2020  Download 26 février 2021, Vol. 96, No. 08, pp. 57-64Maintena...
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Subject line: IAC Express #1,552 - COVID-19 resources and safety webinar, emergency ACIP meetings, and more

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,552: February 24, 2021 Top StoriesRegister now! CDC's Dr. Shimabukuro and Janine Cory to present overviews of CDC's safety monitoring and communications for the COVID-19 vaccines during IAC webinar on March 4Pre-order IAC's laminated versions of CDC’s 2021 immunization schedules ...
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IAC Express #1,551: Ask the Experts - IAC answers questions about mRNA COVID-19 vaccines

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,551: February 23, 2021 Ask the Experts: IAC Answers Questions about mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines As an additional service to IAC Express readers, we periodically publish special editions such as this one, providing you with new and updated Ask the Experts questions and answers from IAC...
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New white paper spotlights the role of digital tools and adaptive management for navigating complex health challenges

New white paper spotlights the role of digital tools and adaptive management for navigating complex health challengesBy Celina Kareiva, Engagement Officer, PATHPosted in BID Learning Network (BLN), Monitoring & Evaluation, Packaging, Policies & Practices, PracticesPhoto: PATH/Chimwasu Njapawu. Mothers and their babies arrive early to receiv...
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Join Today's AIRA Discovery Session!

Hello,As part of our ongoing commitment to provide AIRA members with easy (and free!) tips to help you de-stress, we’re doing something a little different for today's AIRA Discovery Session at 4 p.m. ET. This one-hour session will introduce AIRA members to the “what, why, and how” of mindfulness as a tool for self-care that can help us manage stres...
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