Success Of Program Linking Data Sources To Monitor H1N1 Vaccine Safety Points To Potential For Even Broader Safety Surveillance

Project Title Success Of Program Linking Data Sources To Monitor H1N1 Vaccine Safety Points To Potential For Even Broader Safety Surveillance
Date
Thursday, November 1, 2012
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Description

This article describes the Postlicensure Rapid Immunization Safety Monitoring (PRISM) Program developed by the Department of Health and Human Services in response to the 2009 H1N1 epidemic as a demonstration project to detect rare adverse events rapidly.

Corresponding Author

D. A. Salmon, Institute for Vaccine Safety, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N. Wolfe Street, Room W5041, Baltimore, Maryland, 21205, USA. Email: dsalmon@jhsph.edu

Authors

Daniel A. Salmon PhD, MPH; W. Katherine Yih PhD, MPH; Grace Lee MD, MPH; Robert Rosofsky MA; Jeffrey Brown PhD; Kirsten Vannice PhD, MHS; Jerome Tokars MD, MPH; James Roddy; Robert Ball MD, MPH, ScM; Bruce Gellin MD, MPH; Nicole Lurie MD, MSPH; Howard Koh MD; Richard Platt MD, MSc; Tracy Lieu MD, MPH