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Dr. Irwin shares his UCSF adolescent and young adult clinic experience with dramatically increasing use of telehealth during the pandemic, and provides…
Dr Irwin: Integrating Telehealth into Adolescent Health Practice
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Dr. Irwin: Integration of Medicine and Technology
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)
Geisinger Health System
Immunization Action Coalition
Journal Adolescent Health
National Alliance to Advance Adolescent Health
National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID)
Real Talk with Dr. Offutt
School Based Health Alliance
Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM)
University of Alabama Birmingham Medical School
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Vaccine Education Center
Philadelphia Department of Public Health
US Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Infectious Disease and HIV/AIDS Policy
Learning First Alliance
- American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA)
- American Pharmacists Association (APhA)
- Association of Immunization Managers (AIM)
- Geisinger Health System
- Immunization Action Coalition (IAC)
- Indiana University
- Journal of Adolescent Health
- Learning First Alliance
- National Alliance to Advance Adolescent Health
- National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID)
- Real Talk with Dr. Offutt
- Sanford Health
- Sanofi Pasteur
- School Based Health Alliance
- Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM)
- University of Alabama Birmingham Medical School
- Young Invincibles
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
- Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Vaccine Education Center
- Philadelphia Department of Public Health
- US Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
- US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Infectious Disease and HIV/AIDS Policy
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.
A national movement of leading communities taking action to improve adolescent and young adult (AYA) immunization coverage, within the context of preventive healthcare.
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.
2019-2020 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.
UNITY's Latest Resources
*Resources are color-coded for the intended user group who will find them most useful.
Implement solutions to have children and adolescents receive their routinely recommended vaccinations, using this resource provided by…
The Pandemic Impact on Wellness Visits and Vaccinations for Children and Adolescents
Background on the process followed by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to authorize or approve a…