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Doctors Discuss Vaccine Controversy
Kallanna Manjunath, M.D.
Pediatrician in practice with Whitney M. Young, Jr. Health Center in Albany, NY.
Dennis W. Metzger, Ph.D.
Professor and director of the Center for Immunology and Microbial Disease at the Albany Medical College.
Michael Wolff, M.D.
Board certified in internal medicine and geriatric medicine, and in practice with Community Care Physicians Troy, NY.
• The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers immunization and vaccine schedules, recommendations and more.
• The Institute for Vaccine Safety at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health seeks to provide 'an independent assessment of vaccines and vaccine safety to help guide decision makers and educate physicians, the public and the media about key issues surrounding the safety of vaccines.'
• The National Network for Immunization Information provides up-to-date, science-based information to healthcare professionals, the media and the public.
• The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases leads research to understand, treat and prevent infections, immunologic and allergic diseases.
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