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Textbooks and Manuals

The Pink Book (Epidemiology & Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases)

(13th edition; last reviewed April 2015)
Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases


Surveillance of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

(5th edition, 2011-2012. Updated regularly and last reviewed 2014)
Surveillance of Vaccine-preventable Diseases


Additional Textbooks and Manuals

Guides and Guidelines

Guidelines for the Control of Pertussis Outbreaks

As of Feb 2013, there are no plans for updating these guidelines. Originally published in 2000 (amendments made in 2005 and 2006)

Guidelines for the Control of Pertussis Outbreaks


Vaccine Storage and Handling Toolkit

(May 2014)
Vaccine Storage and Handling Toolkit.


Vaccine Administration Guidelines

(from Pink Book)
Vaccine Administration Guidelines (from Pink Book)


Healthy People

Healthy People 2020

Healthy People provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans.


Guidelines for Vaccinating Pregnant Women

(March 2013)
ACIP: Guidance for Vaccine Recommendations in Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women

Find the general rules for vaccinating a pregnant woman with a particular vaccine.


Parents' Guide to Childhood Immunizations

(last reviewed: May 2014)
Vaccine Administration Guidelines (from Pink Book)


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