Child Immunization Schedule Addendum

Recommendations for Ages 18 Years or Younger, United States, 2024

How to use the schedule

To make vaccination recommendations, healthcare providers should:

  1. Determine recommended vaccine by age (Table 1 - By Age)
  2. Determine recommended interval for catch-up vaccination (Table 2 - Catch-up)
  3. Assess need for additional recommended vaccines by medical condition or other indication (Table 3 - By Medical Indication)
  4. Review vaccine types, frequencies, intervals, and considerations for special situations (Notes)
  5. Review contraindications and precautions for vaccine types (Appendix)
  6. Review new or updated ACIP guidance (Addendum)

In addition to the recommendations presented in the previous sections of this immunization schedule, ACIP has approved the following recommendations by majority vote since October 26, 2023. The following recommendations have been adopted by the CDC Director and are now official. Links are provided if these recommendations have been published in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR).

child schedule addendum
Vaccines Recommendations Effective Date of Recommendation*
No new vaccines or vaccine recommendations to report

*The effective date is the date when the CDC director adopted the recommendation and when the ACIP recommendation became official.