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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

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.

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