Parent Education Resources

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
The AAFP is dedicated to the provision of responsible advocacy for and education of patients and the public in all health-related matters.

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
The mission of AAP is to attain optimal physical, mental, and social health well-being for all infants, children, adolescents and young adults.

American Medical Association (AMA)
The AMA disseminates up-to-date information on health and medical practice, medical ethics and education to physicians and to the public.

Every Child By Two (ECBT)
The goals of ECBT are to raise awareness of the critical need for timely immunization and foster putting in place a systematic way to immunize all of America's children by the age of two.

Food and Drug Administration
Get information about how vaccines are licensed, common ingredients in vaccines and consumer updates.

History of Vaccines
This site explores the role of immunization in the human experience and examines its continuing contributions to public health.

Immunization Action Coalition (IAC)
Abundant and useful information about immunization for the public and health professionals.

National Network for Immunization Information (NNII)
Immunization information for the public, health professionals, policymakers, and the media. Site includes immunization news, immunization issues, a vaccine information database, and state vaccine requirements.

Vaccines and Immunizations
This is a comprehensive web site that provides immunization information to the public and health professionals, including training, education materials, promotions, statistics, vaccine safety and disease surveillance.

Vaccine Education Center
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's Vaccine Education Center provides complete, up-to-date and reliable information about vaccines to parents and healthcare professionals.

Vaccine Safety and Adverse Events
Get information about vaccine research, vaccine concerns and how to report vaccine side effects.