Education & Training
For Health Professionals
Immunization courses are offered in several formats: broadcasts, webcats, DVD, CD ROM, and web-based. Most are free of charge. Continuing Education (CE) is available for some of these products.
For each program, you'll find all print materials for courses (including slides), broadcast scripts, updates, and resources. Details include registration, course description and objectives, faculty, continuing education, and satellite technical specifications, etc.
A comprehensive overview of the principles of vaccination, general recommendations, immunization strategies for providers, and specific information about vaccine-preventable diseases and the vaccines that prevent them.
Immunization NetConferences are live, 1-hour presentations combining an online visual presentation with simultaneous audio via telephone conference call and a live question and answer session.
A two-day live version of the Epidemiology & Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases course can be scheduled for a state or region. These courses are conducted by CDC trainers.
Download CDC podcasts to your desktop and portable music/video player for health information at your convenience and on the go!
Our Twitter feed offers updates on immunization training, news about vaccine storage and handling, links to revised schedules, VISs, pricing lists, guidance, etc.
Many healthcare providers have requirements to carry out quality improvement projects, arising out of Maintenance of Certification procedures or residency training programs. For providers looking for quality improvement projects, immunization is a good choice.
Print materials and websites to share with your patients.
- Provider Resources — For You and Your Patients [13 pages]
- Resources for Educating Adult Patients
- Vaccine Information Statements (VIS)
- Flu - patient education materials
- Provider Resources for Vaccine Conversations with Parents
- You Are the Key to Cancer Prevention – HPV Vaccine Resources for Healthcare Professionals
- By vaccine - materials for patients
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