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...