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North Carolina Immunization Branch

North Carolina Immunization Coalition

The N.C. Immunization Branch is a member of North Carolina Immunization Coalition (NCIC), which includes representatives from various organizations including:

  • Child advocate organizations
  • Health insurance companies
  • Local health departments
  • Minority advocate organizations
  • The North Carolina Division of Public Health
  • The North Carolina General Assembly
  • Medical professionals associations
  • Physicians and health care providers in private practice
  • Pharmacies
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Senior advocate organizations
  • Universities

Mission: The North Carolina Immunization Coalition is a statewide network that coordinates and supports efforts to reduce morbidity and mortality associated with vaccine-preventable diseases.

Goals:

  • To promote the sharing of evidence-based information about immunizations.
  • To educate North Carolinians about vaccine use and the impact of vaccine-preventable diseases.
  • To enhance current awareness of, and accurate knowledge about, immunizations among health care workers, caregivers and service providers.
  • To develop and maintain partnerships in order to facilitate networking, sharing of ideas, and pooling of resources.
  • To monitor and report national and state trends on immunization activity.
  • To inform about policy issues related to vaccine-preventable diseases.

Upcoming Meetings:

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Wednesday, November 12, 2014

  • Time: 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • New! Location: Western Wake Cary Medical Center 1900 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary, NC 27518
    (919) 350-2300

Presentations from Past Meetings

PowerPoint presentations from past meetings are available by request. Please contact Sandy Allen at (919) 707-5566 or sandy.allen@dhhs.nc.gov.

Resources from NCIC:

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