Monthly Archives: April 2014

The Invisible Threat – an incredible documentary

Dr. Deborah Wexler, executive director, IAC, reminded participants that Every Child By Two is asking everyone to contact their congressional representatives before May 1 to encourage them to attend the screening of the documentary Invisible Threat. Please take a moment … Continue reading

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April 25, 2014 Task Force Meeting

  Guest Speaker: Ilean Zamlut, Public Health Manager with MedImmune for the State of Florida and key person for the Flu Mist School Programs along with Christopher ’Eric’ Burton, MedImmune Vaccine Account Manager. Lunch was provided by Raji Sonni, M.D.     Other … Continue reading

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Why We Talk About Immunizations

Originally posted on PKIDs Blog:
There are so many ways to prevent infections, I sometimes wonder why we spend the vast majority of our time talking about immunizations. Well, yesterday the CDC came out with data that are so astounding,…

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Caladium Pediatrics – Lake Placid

Dr. Anavatti Raghuveera, Tiffany Joles, Miguel Pabon (VFC Coordinator), and Audrey May. Dr. Raghuveera and his staff just moved into this new building on April 1, 2014. For more information go to:  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Caladium-Pediatrics/118345704888630  

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Heartland Pediatrics – Lake Placid

Sandy Rivera, Office Manger, Dr. Maria Perez, and Trish Torres, VFC Coordinator They are smiling because they did great with their annual VFC Program review at their clinic in Lake Placid.  Dr. Rajeswari Sonni is the medical director for several pediatric clinics in … Continue reading

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The Cost of Vaccine Misinformation

Originally posted on Shot of Prevention:
This guest post was written by Dorit Rubinstein Reiss, Professor of Law at the University of California Hastings College of  the Law in San Francisco, CA.  In this post Dr. Reiss responds to questions we have received regarding…

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Thoughts on World Autism Awareness Day

This is powerful information from a dad of an autistic daughter who is also a vaccine researcher

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