Calendar and Events

National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW)
National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW)

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 (NIAM)

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)
National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW)

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

National Immunization Conference (NIC)

Local, state, federal, and private-sector immunization partners can explore science, policy, education, and planning issues related to immunization in general and vaccine-preventable disease at the National Immunization Conference (NIC). The next NIC will be held May 19-21, 2020, at the Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia.

Page last reviewed: May 9, 2016