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North Carolina Immunization Branch

The N.C. Immunization Branch promotes public health through the identification and elimination of vaccine-preventable diseases like polio, hepatitis B, measles, chickenpox, whooping cough, rubella (German measles), and mumps. In 2001, the Branch incorporated an adult education component into the program to raise awareness of the agelessness of immunizations.

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2015 State Immunization Conference: July 29-31, 2015

2014 Regional Workshops

2015 Immunization Schedules external link

Updated Immunization Schedule (Recommended Immunization Schedule for Persons Aged 0 Through 18 Years) United States, 2015 external link

NC Hep B Birth Dose Honor Roll

Merck announces a new shipping schedule for Varicella and Zoster vaccines which begins June 1, 2014. Details can be found here (PDF, 144 KB). (May 27)

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