NH DHHS -CDC Seeks Public Comment on Childhood Vaccination and Meningococcal Disease

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), will host a public discussion on Wednesday, June 15th about the childhood immunization schedule. The CDC is seeking comments on whether and how to expand the types of information used when considering whether to add a new vaccine to the childhood immunization schedule. The federal Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices (ACIP) will use the information to help determine whether and how additional views from the public and health care providers could be incorporated into the vaccine recommendation process. This discussion in Concord is the first of four meetings taking place around the country.

EVENT: Public Discussion on Childhood Vaccination and Meningococcal Disease
WHEN: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
WHERE: 29 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH