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  • Review of Adverse Effects of Vaccines: Health and ...
    The committee will review the epidemiological, clinical, and biological evidence regarding adverse health events associated with specific vaccines covered by the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program. The vaccines to be reviewed are varicella zoster vaccine, influenza vaccines, hepatitis B vaccine ...
  • Immunization Safety Review: Health and Medicine Division
    The Immunization Safety Review Committee (ISR) was a project within the Institute of Medicine that addressed current and emerging vaccine-safety concerns. The committee provided independent, non-biased advice to vaccine policy-makers, as well as practitioners and the public. The committee met three ...
  • Immunization Safety Review: Influenza Vaccines and ...
    Infection with the influenza virus can have a serious effect on the health of people of all ages, although it is particularly worrisome for infants, the elderly, and people with underlying heart or lung problems. At least 35,000 people die in the United States every year from influenza infection. A vaccine exists (the influenza shot) that can greatly decrease the impact of influenza.
  • Vaccines for the 21st Century: A Tool for Decisionmaking ...
    Vaccine Candidate Spreadsheets. Note: Use of the spreadsheet files requires familiarity with Excel. It is recommended that newer users familiarize themselves with the "simplified" Vaccine X files before trying to modify the files that represent the vaccine candidates discussed in the report.
  • Identifying and Prioritizing New Preventive Vaccines for ...
    Already, vaccines and mass immunizations have been instrumental in reducing childhood mortality and combating infectious diseases across the globe, and there is potential for greater progress with vaccine research and development. In response to a request from Department of Health and Human Services’s National Vaccine Program Office, the IOM has begun a new study to help prioritize new ...
  • Evaluation of Vaccine Purchase Financing in the United ...
    The National Immunization Program of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has commissioned the IOM study to address issues and concerns over the pricing of vaccines and the addition of new vaccine products to the recommended immunization schedule, as well as the state of the nation's vaccine supply.
  • Childhood Immunization Schedule and Safety: Stakeholder ...
    Vaccines are among the most safe and effective public health interventions to prevent serious disease and death. Health care providers who vaccinate young children follow a schedule prepared by the U.S. Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. New vaccines undergo rigorous testing prior to receiving FDA approval; however, like all medicines and medical interventions, vaccines carry some risk.
  • Agenda: Immunization Safety Review: Influenza: Health and ...
    Online presentations from the Influenza Vaccine and Possible Neurological Complications meeting are subject to copyright protection. Permission from the speaker is required prior to any copying, reproducing, or rebroadcasting any portion of the speaker's presentations. Additional copyright and legal ...
  • Immunization Safety Review: Thimerosal - Containing ...
    Vibrant and Healthy Kids: Aligning Science, Practice, and Policy to... Released: July 25, 2019. Strengthening the Military Family Readiness System for a Changing American ...
  • Meeting 9: Immunization Safety Review - Vaccines and ...
    The ninth meeting of the Immunization Safety Review Committee was held on February 9, 2004, at the National Academy of Sciences Building on 2100 C Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20418, in the Auditorium. This meeting was part of the information gathering process of the committee and was open to the ...