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CDC Twitter Chat: Vaccinating Teens and Preteens – Monday, July 28, 3-4 pm ET #vaxchat


logo_35939On Monday, July 28 from 3:00 pm-4:00 pm ET, @CDCizlearn is hosting a Twitter #vaxchat with healthcare providers, state/local health departments, health organizations and medical associations on vaccinating teens and preteens. In this peer-to-peer conversation, we’ll identify barriers, relay strategies and share resources to better serve our families. RSVP at http://twtup.com/CDCteenvax.

The chat will follow CDC’s July 24 release of new data on vaccine coverage for U.S. teens. Let’s take this opportunity as a healthcare community to discuss overcoming obstacles and increasing the number of preteens and teens protected from vaccine-preventable diseases. Use the hashtag #vaxchat to participate.

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Help us have a rich, far-reaching conversation. Please share this information widely throughout your network and encourage participation. Then join the conversation on Twitter July 28 using the hashtag #vaxchat.

Sample Promotional Tweet

CDC #vaxchat: Overcoming obstacles to pre/teen vaccination. Share strategies w/ peers. Mon 7/28, 3-4 pm ET http://twtup.com/CDCteenvax