Pink Book Series

Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Pink Book cover

CDC is offering a series of weekly one-hour web-on-demand videos that will provide an overview of vaccination principles, general best practices, immunization strategies, and specific information about vaccine-preventable diseases and the vaccines that prevent them. Each video will include updated information from recent Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) meetings and votes.


Immunization providers: Physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, physician assistants, DoD paraprofessionals, medical students, state and local immunization programs, etc.

Continuing Education

Continuing education will be available for each event.

2022 Videos

There is no registration process to view the sessions. The link to each course can be accessed on/after the indicated date. Questions about the material presented can be submitted to

2022 Release Schedule

2018 webinar schedule with presentation information
Date Topic
July 5 Principles of Vaccination
July 12 General Best Practice Guidelines, Part 1
July 19 General Best Practice Guidelines, Part 2, and Vaccine Safety
July 26 Immunization Strategies
August 2 Vaccine Storage and Handling
August 3 Vaccine Administration
August 9 DTaP/Tdap
August 16 Rotavirus and Hepatitis A
August 23 Meningococcal Vaccines
August 30 Measles, Mumps, Rubella
September 6 Polio and Hib
September 13 Varicella
September 20 Zoster
September 27 Hepatitis B
October 4 HPV
October 11 Pneumococcal Vaccines
October 18 Influenza
November 1 Dengue