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Pink Book Webinar Series

Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Pink Book coverThis online series of 15 webinars provides an 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. Each one-hour webinar explores a chapter from the 13th edition of “Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases,” also known widely as “The Pink Book."

The 13th edition of the Pink Book is available for free online or for purchase as a bound paperback book.


Live Epidemiology & Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases teamImmunization Providers: Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Physician Assistants, DoD Paraprofessionals, Medical Students, state and local immunization programs, etc.

Registration for the 2016 Events

Join CDC weekly for “Pink Book Wednesdays” from 12:00 pm-1:00 pm EDT, starting June 1, 2016.

Continuing Education

See individual event for specific CE information.

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2016 Schedule

(All events begin at noon eastern standard time)

Date Topic Recast
June 1 Principles of Vaccination
June 8 General Recommendations: Part 1
June 15 General Recommendations: Part 2, and Vaccine Safety
June 29 Vaccine Storage & Handling and Administration
July 6 Immunization Strategies
July 13 Rotavirus and Hep A
July 20 DTaP /Tdap
July 27 Varicella/Zoster
Aug 3 Meningococcal Vaccines
Aug 10 Polio and Hib
Aug 17 Measles, Mumps, Rubella
Aug 24 Influenza
Aug 31 HPV
Sept 7 Hepatitis B
Sept 21 Pneumococcal Vaccines

2015 Recasts


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