Immunization Guide for Pharmacists August 2020

Back-to-School Vaccinations Recommended in 2020

August 31, 2020


Despite the looming uncertainty of whether children will return to the classroom or remain educated at home, it is still important to remind parents that they should confirm their children are up-to-date on their vaccinations.

New Vaccines in the Pipeline 2020

August 28, 2020


Currently, a total of 2612 vaccines are being investigated for a number of infectious diseases, including Zika, Ebola, Lassa, Nipah, Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), HIV, and coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Shingles Vaccine Counseling Points for 2020

August 26, 2020


Counseling pearls and considerations for the shingles vaccine, such as navigating insurance coverage, managing adverse events, and handling a missed dose in the series, are discussed.