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Understand the importance of getting vaccinated and how to talk about it.
Help UNITY create an impact in raising awareness and education.
No one likes disease, let alone being affected by any that are completely avoidable. With so much information flying around in the digital age, it has become increasingly difficult for people to distinguish fact from opinion.
Unity® Consortium, in conjunction with trusted partners in both private and public sectors, aims to eliminate misinformation and provide the rights tools and resources to ensure a future that is free of preventable diseases.
Our Members and Liaisons
This Consortium is the first of its kind to unite public and private organizations to share data and research and collaborate on initiatives aligned with our mission.
American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA)
American Pharmacists Association (APhA)
Association of Immunization Managers (AIM)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The Vaccine Education Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Families Fighting Flu
Journal of Adolescent Health
Learning First Alliance
National Alliance to Advance Adolescent Health
National Association of County & City Health Officials
National Hispanic Medical Association
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
School Based Health Alliance
Sick Kids The Hospital for Sick Children
Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM)
University of Alabama Birmingham Medical School
University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Nancy Atmospera-Walch School of Nursing
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
University of Toronto School of Medicine
US Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Infectious Disease and HIV/AIDS Policy (OIDP)
Vaccinate Your Family
While education is key, it is only half the battle: engagement and action are necessary to strive for change. In coordination with dedicated healthcare providers, parents, and adolescents, UNITY facilitates programs and studies with actionable results to increase visibility in the community.
Pursuit of the Three C’s:
Confident, Concise, and Consistent. Healthcare provider recommendations are a critical influence on parent and adolescent agreement to vaccinate on time.
The UNITY Consortium has developed a new, first-of-its-kind campaign (VAX@16) emphasizing the 16-year-old well-visit and the vaccines that can help protect teens at that age.
2022-2023 Mom Advisory Council
A nationwide initiative aimed at educating the decision makers, the Mom Advisory Council leans on moms to help other moms know best.
2022-2023 Teen Advisory Council
A nationwide effort to bring teens and young adults together to identify the best ways to communicate about vaccines, creating a different type of peer-to-peer network.
UNITY's Latest Resources
*Resources are color-coded for the intended user group who will find them most useful.
PAS 2023 & IPVC 2023 Vaccine rates dropped substantially during the COVID-19 pandemic and are still recovering….
All Vaccines for Adolescents are Not Equal in the Minds of Parents: Highlights of Research on Vaccine Confidence and the Importance of Vaccines
PAS 2023 & IPVC 2023 Review the results of two independent market research studies looking at changes…