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    Immunization Branch
    Central Office
    1100 West 49th Street
    Austin, Texas 78756

    Phone: (512) 776-3711
    Fax: (512) 458-7288

    TVFC Provider Enrollment Fax: (512) 776-7743

Activities & Events for Health Service Region 11


Immunization Branch

Every Vaccine Counts banner

National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW)
Vaccination Week in the Americas (VWA)
April 21-28, 2009

Activity List for Bee, Kleberg, and Rockport, Jim Wells, Neueces Counties (PDF)

Immunization Clinic
April 27- May 1, 2009 - 8:00 - 5:00 pm

1200 East Hiway 285
Falfurrias, TX 78355

Target population

: All age groups

For more information contact:   

Texas Vaccine for Children Update
April 30, 2009 - 7:45-4:15 p.m.

You are invited to attend the 2009 Texas Vaccine for Children Update

Place: City of Laredo Health Department (Auditorium)
2600 Cedar
Laredo, Texas 78040


  • New School Vaccine Requirements
  • TVFC Review and Updates
  • Human Papilloma Virus
  • Pertussis
  • Disease Surveillance and Reporting
  • Vaccine Ordering and Reporting
  • Texas Health Steps
  • Foreign Vaccines and Schedules

Sponsored by:

  • City of Laredo Health Department and Department of State Health Services
  • Sanofi Pasteur
  • Merck
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • MedImmune
  • Wyeth

Please RSVP by April 27, 2009 with Nereida Aguirre or Susana Valdez at (956) 795-4916 or (956) 795-4906

Lunch will be provided

Annual TVFC Update
Thursday April 30, 2009 - 7:45-4:15 p.m.

  • New vaccine requirements
  • Vaccine ordering and reporting
  • Foreign vaccine schedules

And other topics will be covered

Local event

Location: City of Laredo Health Department’s Auditorium
Laredo, TX

Target population: Vaccine providers from Laredo, Zapata and Hebbronville

For more information contact:

NIIW Press Conference
Thursday April 30, 2009

Health Department Director will provide a press conference to highlight the importance of immunizing infants on time

Bi-national event.

Location: City of Laredo Health Department’ Conference Room
Laredo, Texas

Target population: General public from Laredo, Zapata, Hebbronville, Oilton, Bruni, Mirando and from Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico

For more information contact:

NIIW Celebration at the Immunization Clinic
April 27 through May 1, 2009 (8 a.m.-5p.m.) 

  • Certificates of appreciation will be presented to local vaccine providers parents of infants
  • Promotional items, such as magnets with the immunization schedule, “sippy” cups, canvas bags, immunization story books will be provided
  • Pictures of babies being vaccinated will be taken and provided to parents as a token of appreciated for keeping their babies healthy through on-time vaccination.   

Target population: General public and local  vaccine providers

Bi-national event.

Location: City of Laredo Health Department's Immunization Clinic
Laredo, Texas

For more information contact:

The Day of the Young

Saturday, April 25,2009 - 9am-12noon

South Texas Community College
142 FM 3167
Rio Grande City Tx 78582

Monday, April 27,  2009 - 9:30-12pm

HEB 4031 E.HWY 83
Rio Grande City, TX  78582

Wednesday, April 29th 2009 - 9:00am-12noon

Texas Migrant Council Head Start
Exwy 83 N. Jerry Street
Alto Bonito TX 78582 

Thursday, April 30, 2009 - 9:30am 12noon

Texas Migrant Council Head Start
501 E. Doria
Rio Grande City TX 78582

Saturday, May 2, 2009 - 9am 12noon

River View
80 E. Grant Street
Roma, TX 78584 

For more information on any of these Day of the Young events please contact:

2009 Binational/TVFC InService
April 28, 2009  - 8 hours

Binational event.

Location: Knapp Conference Ctr.
Weslaco, Texas
Hidalgo County

Target population: TVFC Providers

Agenda (PDF)

For more information contact:

Vaccine Equivalency Training

Del Rio on April 30

Eagle Pass on April 29

Last updated May 19, 2010