DPH: Immunization Information for Health Professionals

Immunization Information for Health Professionals

 

{color photograph of doctors and nurses} Use this page to find information and other website links for patient education, vaccine safety, clincial resources, school assessment records, heatlh professional education, news and events.


For information on enrollment, policy and forms for the health professional regarding the Connecticut Vaccine Program (CVP For Providers) click on the link below:
Connecticut Vaccine Program (CVP): Information for Providers




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CT Doctor Receives CDC’s Childhood Immunization Champion Award During National Infant Immunization

The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today announced that Linda M. Niccolai, PhD, ScM, of the Yale School of Public Health, has been named CDC Childhood Immunization Champion for her outstanding efforts to promote childhood immunization in the state of Connecticut. Thirty four Champion awards were given out by the CDC this year across the U.S. as part of National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW).


National Infant Immunization Week(NIIW) is observed annually April 22-27, to highlight the importance of protecting infants from vaccine-preventable diseases and to celebrate the achievements of immunization programs who promote healthy communities throughout the U.S.  During NIIW the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announce their Childhood Immunization Champion awards. These awards acknowledge the outstanding efforts of individuals who strive to ensure that children in their communities are fully immunized against 14 preventable diseases before age two.  Read more...

Click here for a list of other CDC Childhood Immunization Champion award winners


National Infant Immunization Week NIIW  April 22-29, 2017
National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) is an annual observance to highlight the importance of protecting infants from vaccine-preventable diseases and celebrate the achievements of immunization programs and their partners in promoting healthy communities.

Since 1994, hundreds of communities across the United States have joined together to celebrate the critical role vaccination plays in protecting our children, communities, and public health.




Patient Education

Vaccine Safety

Webinar/Teleconferences

  • The Department of Public Health (DPH), in collaboration with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), sponsors teleconferences addressing current issues of interest to Connecticut Health Care Providers. To participate, all you need is a phone. Click here for AAP website for listings and registration.
  • Listing of DPH archived Teleconferences 

Communication Updates, Notices and Newsletters
School Assessment Records

Clinical Resources

 

Resources For Health Professionals


Projects and Events


 




For more information or to contact the Immunization Program, please call:
860-509-7929, during normal business hours, Monday-Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

 

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