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Resources for Patients and Families

  • AIDS Info—Developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, this site provides information on clinical trials and treatment, as well as educational and informational resources.
  • American Academy of Pediatrics—This professional organization also offers information for parents.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)—The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers information for medical professionals and families concerning a wide range of health topics. This link will take you directly to their information on infectious diseases.
  • Immunization Action Coalition—This organization promotes the importance of childhood as well as adult immunizations. The site provides information on the various vaccines, diseases and guidelines for who should receive vaccines, and when.
  • National Network for Immunization Information—This site provides news and information on vaccines to medical professionals, the media and the public. Also provides information on various diseases.
  • New York State Health Department—On their website, NYS Department of Health provides information on the recommended immunizations and schedule for New York State.
  • New York State HIV Clinic Resource—Sponsored by the New York State Department of Health, this site offers information and resources for individuals and families within New York who are dealing with HIV or AIDS.