Collaboration & Resources
Center for Vaccine Ethics and Policy is a joint program of the Center for Bioethics, University of Pennsylvania; The Wistar Institute Vaccine Center; and the Vaccine Education Center, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. The program examines the global vaccine field and examines ethical and policy issues to help government, academia, industry, public health agencies, health care providers, NGOs and and citizens better understand vaccines and their safe, effective, and ethical use.
The Allied Vaccine Group is a clearinghouse of websites that provide valid scientific information about vaccines, including research, news, and safety.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National Immunization Program answers the questions of parents and healthcare professionals and provides general information about vaccines and diseases.
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Vaccine Education Center provides information about vaccines for parents and healthcare professionals, including recommendations on vaccine safety and use.
The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Institute for Vaccine Safety provides an independent assessment of vaccines and vaccine safety to help guide decision makers and educate physicians, the public, and the media.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Vaccine Research Center facilitates research in vaccine development and is dedicated to improving global human health through the pursuit of effective vaccines for human diseases.
The World Health Organization Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals site provides policies, guidelines, and information related to vaccines, immunization, and vaccine-preventable diseases.