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 Important Updates from the Immunization Program


2017 Supplement to Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases, 13th Edition (the Pink Book)


(2/16/2017) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a 12 page Supplement to the 13th edition of the Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases (The Pink Book).


The supplement reflects the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ (ACIP) recommendations since the latest publication of the Pink Book in 2015.  The Pink Book supplement is a resource intended for immunization providers and includes updated immunization information on human papillomavirus vaccine, meningococcal vaccines and pneumococcal vaccines.


Visit to view and download a copy of the supplement.


If you have any questions, please contact your VFC consultant or call the Ohio Department of Health Immunization Program at 1-800-282-0546.



Last Reviewed: 2/12/2018