North Dakota Child Immunization Rates Rising After Schools Crack Down
ND's kindergarten immunization rates have risen in recent years as officials have joined together to boost vaccinations.
Vaccination Coverage for Select Vaccines, Exemption Rates, and Provisional Enrollment Among Children in Kindergarten - United States, 2016-2017 School Year
Median vaccination coverage was approximately 94% nationwide for kindergartners.
This MMWR article highlights immunization rate increases in North Dakota, and CIRE work is referenced.
Researchers Work to Improve Immunization Rates
NDSU researchers received a grant from the North Dakota Department of Health to help increase adult immunization rates.
Talking with vaccine-hesitant parents takes training and finesse
Lauren Dybsand, MPH, former CIRE graduate research assistant, was interviewed at the American Academy of Pediatrics annual meeting about a CIRE project that assessed provider confidence and...
NDSU Immunization Research to be Published
An important NDSU study about immunization rates in North Dakota schools will be published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine in December 2017.
Amid Minnesota's measles outbreak, opponents of vaccines step up efforts
North Dakota's Kindergarten Vaccination Rates Increase
The North Dakota Department of Health reported an increase in kindergarten immunization rates during the 2016-2017 school year.
Turning the Tide Against Cholera
A New York Times article detailing how cholera emerged from the swamps of Southeast Asia and how a vaccine may stop outbreaks in the future and save lives.
CIRE AFIX Project Featured on Prairie Public's "Main Street" Radio Program
Project Manager Danielle Pinnick was interviewed about the CIRE's current project aimed at increasing adolescent HPV immunization rates in the state of North Dakota.
Leading infectious disease expert working to increase North Dakota's immunization rates
This NDSU News story highlights the mission and goals of the CIRE, as well as past and current projects.