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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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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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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Reminder: Help AIRA Improve Adult Vaccination Capture in IIS

Hello,As a reminder, AIRA needs your help to prioritize strategies and activities most likely to improve the capture of adult vaccination records in IIS. We know your time is precious right now and we appreciate any valuable input you can provide. If you have time, please complete our quick 10-minute prioritization activity by no later th...
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IAC Express Special Edition #1,550 - Pre-order your 2021 laminated immunization schedules today!

IAC Express Special Edition #1,550 - Pre-order your 2021 laminated immunization schedules today!Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,550: February 18, 2021 LAMINATED SCHEDULES, RECORD CARDS, AND MORE FROM IAC!Pre-order today! Laminated versions of CDC’s 2021 immunization schedules will ship in mid-March!Order IAC’s child,...
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IAC Express #1,549 - New U.S. IZ schedules, March 4 IAC and CDC webinar, and more

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,549: February 17, 2021 Top Stories2021 U.S. recommended immunization schedule for children and teens released along with MMWR article detailing changes2021 U.S. recommended immunization schedule for adults released along with MMWR article detailing changesCDC’s Dr. Shimabukuro an...
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AIRA Discovery Session Reminder and Independent Contractor Opportunities

Hello,This email contains a Discovery Session reminder and a link to several new opportunities for AIRA independent contractor positions.AIRA Discovery Session ReminderAs 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 the next AIRA Discovery Sessi...
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Updated Priority Group Guidance and Job Opportunities

Hello,This email contains an update on priority group guidance and a job opportunities update.Updated Version of Priority Group Guidance Now Available!This guidance document has been updated to include a proposed priority group code set based on the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) priority groups and tiers. Communicating priorit...
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Reminder: Community/Review Feedback Needed on Adult Immunization Capture in IIS Report

Hello, As a reminder, we are seeking feedback from our members and partners on our draft Landscape Analysis of Adult Immunization Capture in Immunization Information Systems report. This project started prior to the pandemic, but COVID-19 has highlighted the need to focus attention and resources on the considerations highlighted in the report....
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IAC Express #1,548 - New U.S. IZ schedules, COVID-19 resources, and more

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,548: February 10, 2021 Top Stories2021 U.S. recommended immunization schedules for children, adolescents, and adults to be posted by Friday, February 12“Demographic Characteristics of Persons Vaccinated during the First Month of the COVID-19 Vaccination Program—United States, Dec...
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Help AIRA Improve Adult Vaccination Capture in IIS

Hello,AIRA needs your help to prioritize strategies and activities most likely to improve the capture of adult vaccination records in IIS. We know your time is precious right now and we appreciate any valuable input you can provide. If you have time, please complete our quick 10-minute prioritization activity by no later than Tuesday, Feb...
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AIRA Monthly Update January 2021

 Monthly UpdateJanuary 2021 in Reviewwww.immregistries.orgIn This Issue…AIRA's COVID-19 Response UpdateWelcome New Staff to AIRAIntroduction of the Immunization Infrastructure ActJanuary ACIP MeetingPreparing for COVID-19 Vaccination: A Call to Action for Clinicians on IISSmartyStreets Service Available to AIRA MembersInformation RequestsCommi...
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Help Available to Build Your IIS Workforce

Hello,Are you busy and need to hire? Need to create a position description for a niche job in the IIS world? Look no further than the Public Health Informatics Institute’s IIS Workforce Classifications. This page includes nine sample role descriptions and a related competency domain model intended to guide you as you identify staffing needs and rec...
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EYE achievements in 2020 & West Africa news

 View this email in your browser  December & January Newsletter  As we approach 2021 with renewed hope about the Covid-19 pandemic, we are pleased to share last year's highlights, and demonstrate how we are moving closer to our vision of eliminating yellow fever epidemics by 2026. Please click here for the full report. ...
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IAC Express #1,547 - ACIP Jan 27, mRNA safety, VaxText, and more

 Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.Issue 1,547: February 3, 2021 Top StoriesIAC summarizes ACIP meeting of January 27, including COVID-19 vaccine safety updateCDC provides ready-made toolkits for medical centers, pharmacies, and clinicians to help build confidence in COVID-19 vaccination among healthcare teamsCDC’s V...
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