Immunization

Advancing Health Equity Through Immunization

December 31, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic spotlighted health inequities at national, state, and local levels. This report details the role immunization can play in reducing these disparities, informed directly by conversations ASTHO held with state equity and immunization leaders from March - July 2021. We distill these conversations into 20 key actions health agencies can take to make an impact.Read More »

Improving Influenza Immunization Uptake Through Community Partnerships

May 22, 2019

ASTHO, the National Hispanic Medical Association, and the Association of American Indian Physicians, led a capacity building initiative to improve influenza immunization uptake among American Indian and Hispanic communities in defined geographical locales. As part of this initiative, two community action teams were established and tasked to develop, execute, and evaluate action plans to improve influenza immunization uptake in their communities. This report summarizes the results of the initiative and the work of the community action teams.Read More »

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