NFID


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AcronymDefinition
NFIDNational Foundation for Infectious Diseases
NFIDNeedle-Free Injection Device
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Along with the NFID course, MED hosted a two-day, precourse vaccine seminar for more than 100 locally employed staff (LES) nurses and providers.
More information about this year's flu season is available from the CDC and NFID.
The NFID is developing a new initiative to increase hepatitis B vaccination rates among at-risk adults in order to reduce the burden of hepatitis B infection in the United States.
He was joined by leaders from the American Medical Association, American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Pharmacists Association, AARP, National Medical Association, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and NFID, in partnership with the National Influenza Vaccine Summit.
Baker is chair of the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases' (NFID) Childhood Influenza Immunization Coalition and past president of NFID.
According to the NFID report, "Because 2010-2011 was the first full influenza season that this vaccine was available, clinical experience with it is limited.
Two-thirds of Americans admit to going about their daily activities despite experiencing flu symptoms, according to a survey conducted on behalf of the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID).
The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) recently had a convention to discuss the growing number of adults who are choosing to skip vaccinations and booster shots.
If you are a supervisor, manager, employee health nurse, Infection Preventionist, team leader, or a concerned colleague, we encourage you to review the NFID's document: Immunizing Healthcare Personnel Against Influenza (NFID, 2008b).
Information: National Foundation for Infectious Diseases, 4733 Bethesda Avenue, Suite 750, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 USA, 301-656-0003, e-mail: info@ nfid.org, Internet: http://www.nfid.org/conferences/resistance10/
Rosenthal, Professor of Microbiology, Immunology and Biochemistry at Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy and colleagues at the 12th NFID meeting in Baltimore showed that CEL-SCI's L.E.A.P.S.