Our Goal… Community Immunity

The Allegheny County Immunization Coalition is Western Pennsylvania’s leading resource for timely, accurate information on vaccines and immunization, and the diseases they prevent.

Everyone Needs Vaccines!

Immunization saves lives. It protects the lives of those you care about as well as future generations to come. Everyone benefits from vaccination:

  • Children of all ages
  • Adults
  • Health care workers

Congratulations to our 2015 Vaccine for Children Immunization Champions

2015 Children Immunization Champions

Reasons to Get Vaccinated

  • Vaccine-preventable diseases still exist.
  • Vaccines keep you healthy.
  • Everyone deserves a healthy life and future.
  • Healthy people can get sick too.
  • Vaccines are safe and effective.
  • Vaccine preventable diseases are expensive.
  • When you get sick, others are at risk!
  • Vaccines save lives.
  • Immunizations have the power to protect.
  • Saying no to vaccine is saying yes to disease.
  • Immunizations protect everyone.
  • High vaccinations rates benefit communities.

This site provides:

  • Information you can trust
  • School Immunization Regulations
  • Resources for providers & pharmacists
  • Helpful information for parents
  • Calendar of Coalition events
  • And much more!
10th Annual ACIC Conference
ACIC Celebrates its 10th Annual Immunization Conference

left to right: Keynote Speaker CDC’s Donna Weaver, RN, MN; Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald; ACIC Chairwoman Cynthia Callaghan; and ACHD Director Karen Hacker, MD, MPH

Measles... A plane ride away?
Immunizations have the power to protect