NIAID (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases). 1998. Task Force on Safer Childhood Vaccines: Final Report and Recommendations. Bethesda, MD: National Institutes of Health.

NVAC (National Vaccine Advisory Committee). 2009a (February). The National Vaccine Program 2008 State of the Program Report. Available: [accessed March 2009].

NVAC. 2009b (June). Recommendations on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Immunization Safety Office Draft 5-Year Scientific Agenda. Available: [accessed September 9, 2009].

ONCHIT (Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology). 2009 (June 16). Meaningful Use: A Definition, Recommendations from the Meaningful Use Workgroup to the Health IT Policy Committee. Available: [accessed December 9, 2009].

Rennels, M.B. 2000. The rotavirus vaccine story: A clinical investigator’s view. Pediatrics 106(1):123-125.

Rennels, M.B., U.D. Parashar, R.C Holman, C.T. Le, H-C. Chang, and R.I. Glass. 1998. Lack of an apparent association between intussusception and wild or vaccine rotavirus infection. Pediatr Infect Dis J 17:924-925.

Salmon, D.A., L.H. Moulton, and N.A. Halsey. 2004. Enhancing public confidence in vaccines through independent oversight of postlicensure vaccine safety. AJPH 94(6):947-950.

Shefer, A. 2008 (May). The Childhood Immunization Program. Available: [accessed January 2009].

Slade, B.A., L. Leidel, C. Vellozzi, E.J. Woo, W. Hua, A. Sutherland, H.S. Izurieta, R. Ball, N. Miller, M.M. Braun, L.E. Markowitz, and J. Iskander. 2009. Postlicensure safety surveillance for quadrivalent human papillomavirus recombinant vaccine. JAMA 302(7):750-757.

Vaccine Healthcare Centers Network. 2009. About the VHC. Available: [accessed January 2009].

Varricchio, F., J. Iskander, F. Destefano, R. Ball, R. Pless, M.M. Braun, and R.T. Chen. 2004. Understanding vaccine safety information from the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System. Pediatr Infect Dis J 23(4):287-294.

Verstraeten, T., A.L. Baughman, B. Cadwell, L. Zanardi, P. Haber, R.T. Chen, and the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System Team. 2001. Enhancing vaccine safety surveillance: A capture-recapture analysis of intussusception after rotavirus vaccination. Am J Epidemiol 154(11):1006-1012.

Zanardi, L.R., P. Haber, G.T. Mootrey, M.T. Niu, M. Wharton, and the VAERS Working Group. 2001. Intussusception among recipients of rotavirus vaccine: Reports to the vaccine adverse event reporting system. Pediatrics 107(6):e97.

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001

Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement