Member Comments Requested on Vaccine Recommendations Guidelines

The ACHA Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Committee has revised and renamed the existing ACHA Guidelines: Recommendations for Institutional Prematriculation Immunizations and is seeking member input on the changes.

The new version is titled ACHA Guidelines: Immunization Recommendations for College Students.

Revisions include:

  • Updates based on current CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations
  • A reorganization of the content into two sections: "Vaccines to Reduce Outbreaks" and "Other Vaccines Recommended for Adults"
  • Removal of the Sample TB Screening Form (this form is still available as part of the ACHA Guidelines: Tuberculosis Screening and Targeted Testing of College and University Students
  • Addition of Appendix C: Recommended Immunizations for Health Science Students

View the DRAFT version of the revised guidelines [pdf].
View the current version of the guidelines [pdf].

Please provide your feedback by June 26, 2017.