19th Annual Silver Syringe Awards Set for April

Annual event recognizes Nevada Big Shots in conjunction with National Infant Immunization Week

National Infant Immunization Week – April 22-29

Nevadans will be joining with the rest of the country to recognize National Infant Immunization Week.

Polio Purple Pinkie Trail Run- April 22nd!

Rotary Club of Reno Centennial Sunset and Immunize Nevada Present Polio Purple Pinkie Trail Run.

PREVENTION AND PUBLIC HEALTH TOWNHALL

Local organizations host town hall to discuss issues facing Nevada public health programs and services.

Get Vaccinated Against Pertussis – Help Build Community Immunity

Vaccination against pertussis is the best way to protect babies, children, preteens, teens, adults against the illness.

Health Alert: Pertussis (Whooping Cough) in Carson City/Douglas County

Carson City Health & Human Services is reporting an increase of whooping cough cases in the Carson City and Douglas County areas.

New Immunization Requirement for Nevada Students beginning 2017-2018 School Year

All 7th graders and freshman enrolled in a Nevada university will be required to get the quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine. 

Vacation is a Great Time to Get Vaccinated

Winter vacation is a great time to get the entire family vaccinated since schedules tend to be more flexible.

Flu Cases Rise in Washoe County Vaccinations Recommended

The Washoe County Health Department (WCHD) has reported more than 230 influenza cases in Washoe County last week.

It’s not too late to vaccinate – Get your flu vaccine today!

Some Nevadans might be wondering if it’s too late in the year to get a flu vaccine. The short answer is “no.” 

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