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Family Medicine Residency Programs Recognized for Improving Childhood and Adult Immunizations Rates in Underserved Communities
Date:6/15/2011

Pfizer Immunization Awards recognizes Family Medicine Residency programs that have achieved high or improved immunization rates in children or adults, or are implementing a system to increase immunization rates, especially in medically underserved populations. Each application is reviewed and scored by a panel appointed by the AAFP Foundation.  This program is supported by a grant from Pfizer Vaccines. For more information, including a tip sheet of best practices from past winners, please visit: www.aafpfoundation.org/wyethimmunizationawardsprogram.html.  

About the AAFP Foundation

The AAFP Foundation serves as the philanthropic arm of the American Academy of Family Physicians and advances the values of Family Medicine by promoting humanitarian, educational, and scientific initiatives that improve the health of all people.

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