Why vaccinate adults against hepatitis B?
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Take this 5 minute hepatitis risk assessment and get a personalized report
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Hepatitis B is common worldwide, especially in many parts of Asia and the Pacific Islands. In the US, Hepatitis B disproportionately affects Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs). While AAPIs make up less than 5% of the US population, they account for more than 50% of Americans living with Hepatitis B.
Adult Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) Vaccination: An Implementation Guide for Local Public Health, contains case studies, lessons learned, tools, and resources to help local health departments and their partners administer hepatitis B vaccine for high-risk adults.
Immunization Action Coalition (IAC): Read frequently asked questions about Hepatitis B and if you need the vaccine
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Fact Sheet
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