Network Member

Essex Metro Immunization Coalition

Description

Essex Metro Immunization Coalition (EMIC) is comprised of 40+ active members who meet quarterly to discuss immunization initiatives happening in Orange, East Orange, Irvington, Newark, and the immediately surrounding communities in New Jersey and to share educational opportunities and resources.

Mission

The Essex Metro Immunization Coalition (EMIC) is a group of concerned community stakeholders dedicated to increasing timely and age-appropriate immunizations and decreasing vaccine-preventable diseases. Coalition members will share information and resources to plan and work collaboratively to create, implement, and advocate for innovative and effective strategies. Our goal is to educate both the public and healthcare workers about the safety, importance, and benefits of immunizations across the lifespan.

Goals

EMIC's goal is to educate both the public and healthcare workers about the safety, importance, and benefits of immunizations across the lifespan.