Immunization Coalitions Network News

Network News – March 28, 2022


Webinars/Biennial Meetings

Webinars/Biennial Meetings

Register now! April 5 IZ Coalitions Network webinar: “Coalitions 101: Lobbying OR Advocacy, What’s the Difference?” with Vaccinate Your Family and SAFE Communities Coalition and Action Fund 

Immunize​.org will host an IZ Coalitions Network webinar on April 5 at 1:00 p.m. (ET). Vaccinate Your Family’s Jaimie Vickery, manager, State and Federal Vaccine Policy, and Northe Saunders, executive director for the SAFE Communities Coalition and Action Fund, will detail their work in advocacy and how it is different from work that they do when lobbying policymakers. They will also address the rules and regulations for lobbying, and how to avoid pitfalls. Please come prepared to ask questions regarding challenges you are facing in your own state.

L.J Tan, MS, PhD, Immunize​.org chief policy and partnerships officer, will moderate the webinar. Speakers will answer questions at the conclusion of the presentations.

Register for the webinar.

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Register today! National Conference for Immunization Coalitions and Partnerships to be held in person September 13–15, 2022, in Minneapolis, MN.

Immunize​.org and Voices for Vaccines are co-sponsoring the 2022 15th National Conference for Immunization Coalitions and Partnerships (NCICP), which is planned as an in-person meeting in Minneapolis/St. Paul at the Radisson Blu Mall of America on September 13–15, 2022. The NCICP is the only conference solely dedicated to collaboration and partnership to improve immunization uptake, educate our communities, and prevent the spread of disease. The conference is an engine to improve immunizations and public health issues by sharing successful strategies that strengthen the work our coalitions and partnerships do.

Register for the event.

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Kelly L. Moore, MD, MPH

Litjen (L.J) Tan, MS, PhD
Chief Policy and Partnerships Officer

Lisa Jacques-Carroll, MA
Coalitions Network Project Manager

Taryn Chapman, MS
Contributing Editor

Marian Deegan, JD
Contributing Editor

Julie R. Murphy, MA
Director of Development

Robin VanOss
Technical Reviewer


The Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that works to increase immunization rates and prevent disease by creating and distributing educational materials for health professionals and the public that enhance the delivery of safe and effective immunization services. The Coalition also facilitates communication about the safety, efficacy, and use of vaccines within the broad immunization community of patients, parents, health care organizations, and government health agencies. Click here for more information on IAC.