Calendar and Events

National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW)
National Infant Immunization Week, Power to Protect

Annual observance to promote the benefits of immunizations and to focus on the importance of immunizing infants against vaccine-preventable diseases by age two.

National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM)
National Immunization Awareness Month #ivax2protect

While CDC does not sponsor this month, CDC does support and encourage the efforts of state and local health departments and other immunization partners to celebrate NIAM and encourage all people to protect their health by being immunized against infectious diseases.

National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW)
It's National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) CDC #fightflu

This event highlights the importance of continuing influenza (flu) vaccination through the winter months and beyond.

National Immunization Conference (NIC)

alert iconAs COVID-19 response activities intensify nationwide, we are canceling the National Immunization Conference (NIC), scheduled for May 19-21, 2020 in Atlanta, GA.  While we regret any inconvenience this may cause, we recognize the current challenges facing the public health community in multiple jurisdictions and the need to protect the health of meeting participants.

Page last reviewed: May 9, 2016