2015 National Infant Immunization Week
April 18 - 25, 2015, is National Infant Immunization Week. It is an annual observance highlighting the importance of protecting infants from vaccine-preventable diseases and celebrating the achievements of immunization programs and their partners in promoting healthy communities. NIIW promotes childhood immunizations using local activities, community outreach, media events, and recognition ceremonies. Please join us in celebrating National Infant Immunization Week!
For additional information, please visit the DSHS National Infant Immunization Week webpage.
Governor Abbott Declares April 18-25, 2015, as Infant Immunization Week in Texas!
As part of the DSHS activities for NIIW, the Immunization Branch respectfully requests for Governor Abbott to proclaim April 18-25, 2015, as Infant Immunization Week in Texas. We have received the signed proclamation and it is available for your use in your NIIW activities and events. The signed proclamation can be found here.
Measles Vaccine Frequently Asked Questions
Measles Overview for School Nurses
To learn more about how you can protect babies with vaccinations, visit one of our infant immunizations pages:
Proteja a sus bebés. Cada vacuna cuenta. – Información en Español
Adolescent Immunization Information:
CollegeVaccineRequirements.com - Your source for information on MCV4 vaccine requirements
Importance of childhood vaccines; information on vaccine-preventable diseases; informational videos