This program offers Family Medicine residency programs recognition for identifying and developing solutions to overcome barriers to immunizations, and promotes sharing of immunization best practices.
AAFP Foundation Immunization Awards
Senior Immunization Grant Awards
Congratulations to the 16 Family Medicine residency programs selected to receive a Senior Immunization Grant Award!
This program provides support to Family Medicine residency programs to enhance residents' quality improvement and/or community health training, while improving the rates of influenza and pneumococcal vaccines in patients age 65 and older during the 2014-2015 influenza season (October 2014 through March 2015).
Childhood and Adult Immunization Awards are not currently being offered.
From 2005-2013, the AAFP Foundation Childhood and Adult Immunization Awards program provided 87 awards (recognizing 73 Family Medicine residency programs) and partnered with these award-winning programs to define best practices to improve childhood and adult immunization rates in 31 states.
To learn more about the best practices and strategies used by these award-winning programs, visit the Childhood and Adult Immunization Awards.
Please contact Sondra Goodman at (800) 274-2237, ext. 4457.
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