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.
Minnesota and North Dakota see flu spike
Minnesota and North Dakota have seen a drastic spike in flu cases. WDAY interviewed Kylie Hall about reasons for the increase in cases and what can be done to prevent the spread of the flu.
NDSU program to improve HPV vaccination rates
One of our current projects aims to increase vaccination rates among North Dakota youth to prevent cancer.
To vax or not to vax: Spreading truth on vaccinations remains struggle for experts
Dr. Carson and Kylie Hall were featured in a story in the Fargo Forum about the decision to vaccinate and barriers that exist to achieving full immunization compliance.
Arkansas Investigates Mumps Outbreak With More Than 400 Possible Cases
The Arkansas Department of Health is investigating a mumps outbreak that may have infected hundreds of people, with the majority of them children.
Vaccination Coverage Among Children Aged 19-35 Months - United States, 2015
Nationally, coverage with vaccines recommended by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices for children aged 19–35 months remains high and stable.
Vaccination Coverage Among Children in Kindergarten - United States, 2015-2016 School Year
Nationally, immunization rates for children in kindergarten are approximately 94%, but these rates vary greatly from state to state.