CDC/ACIP [U.S.] [to 06 Nov 2021]

CDC/ACIP [U.S.] [to 06 Nov 2021]
Latest News Releases, Announcements [Selected]
Importance of One Health for COVID-19 and Future Pandemics
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
Today marks the sixth annual One Health Day, a global campaign that highlights the need for a One Health approach to address shared health threats by recognizing the interconnection between people, animals, and our environment. This approach is more important than ever as we navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. The virus that causes COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2, is a zoonotic virus, which means it can spread between people and animals. As more animals are reported infected with the COVID-19 virus, it becomes increasingly clear that a One Health approach is crucial to address new disease threats that affect both people and animals…

CDC Recommends Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccine for Children 5 to 11 Years
Tuesday, November 2, 2021
[See U.S. above for detail]

ACIP Meetings
:: November 2-3, 2021

MMWR News Synopsis Friday, November 5, 2021
Selected Content
:: Progress Toward Global Eradication of Dracunculiasis, January 2020–June 2021
:: National Surveillance for Acute Flaccid Myelitis — United States, 2018–2020
:: Laboratory-Confirmed COVID-19 Among Adults Hospitalized with COVID-19-Like Illness with Infection-Induced or mRNA Vaccine-Induced SARS-CoV-2 Immunity — Nine States, January–September 2021
:: The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ Interim Recommendations for Additional Primary and Booster Doses of COVID-19 Vaccines — United States, 2021
:: Effectiveness of 2-Dose Vaccination with mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines Against COVID-19–Associated Hospitalizations Among Immunocompromised Adults — Nine States, January–September 2021

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)– CDC
Approximately 25 announcements/reports/data summaries.
EARLY RELEASE: The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ Interim Recommendation for Use of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine in Children Aged 5–11 Years — United States, November 2021

Overall US COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution and Administration Update as of Fri, 05 Nov 2021 06:00:00 EST