Each year, the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) collaborate to develop recommendations for the routine use of vaccines in children, adolescents, and adults in the United States.
View current immunization schedules by age group:
More on Vaccine Schedules from the AAFP
AAFP Encourages Two Doses of MCV4
The AAFP joins with other organizations to urge physicians to strongly recommend and administer the second (booster) dose of meningococcal vaccine at age 16. Read the Recommendation »(www.immunize.org)
- Webcast: Overcoming Barriers to Increasing Child and Adolescent Immunizations
- CME Bulletin: Barriers to Adult Immunizations
- Webcast: Immunizations for Adolescents: Improve Rates, Improve Outcomes
- Webcast: Immunizations for Adults: Updates, Barriers and Interventions
- Use Standing Orders to Vaccinate Adults: Take a StandTM(www.standingorders.org) is a national program to raise adult immunization rates through increased utilization of Standing Orders. The program offers no-cost, interactive workshops across the nation.
- NVAC Standards for Adult Immunization Practice(www.izsummitpartners.org)