Immunization Center

We help you excel as an immunizer by delivering current resources, tools, information, and education. Rely on APhA’s deep expertise and dedication to you and your patients: from COVID-19 vaccines to vaccine confidence, and from pharmacist authorities to Ask an Expert. Be sure to join our Immunizing Pharmacists SIG community!

Impacting Immunization Implementation Through Quality Improvement Grant

APhA is excited to offer 5 grants in the amount of $5,000 to residents for continuous quality improvement (CQI) projects related to the delivery of immunizations in any pharmacy setting. The Impacting Immunization Implementation through Quality Improvement Grant will provide residents with guidelines, best practices, and ideas on developing and completing their CQI projects. This project will not only assist residents in meeting the CQI requirement of their residency program, but is also designed to positively impact processes at pharmacy practice sites across the country with regards to immunization workflow development and delivery. Proposals will be accepted until June 15, 2024. Click Learn More to access the online form. Enter the code “APhA” and then login with your APhA login and password

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Immunizations During COVID-19

During the pandemic crisis, we’re here to serve you. Get our latest resources and information on COVID-19 Vaccines and Immunizations During COVID-19. Find APhA education, webinars, resources, advocacy opportunities, and more in our Pharmacists’ Guide to Coronavirus.

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Immunization Authority

We teamed up with the National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations (NASPA) to analyze survey results of state laws and rules for pharmacist-administered vaccines. Find your authority to immunize in your state.

Ask an Expert

Recommendations from our experts for your immunization practice.

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2024 APhA Immunization Champion Awards

Awards were presented at APhA2024 on March 24, 2024 in Orlando. Visit the 2024 APhA Immunization Champion Awards page to access videos and download the award ceremony program.

Global Immunization

The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) and the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) partnered to conduct a two-part program in Abu Dhabi during September 2019 that included pharmacist educational programming and an expert panel discussion and roundtable on pharmacy-based immunizations. The program’s purpose was to foster the global expansion of pharmacy-based immunization practice by equipping participants with the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to establish a successful immunization practice. The program had a special emphasis on approaches to improving immunization rates in high-risk populations.

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In 2018, APhA convened an international, interprofessional expert panel at the 78th FIP World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Glasgow, Scotland, entitled Creating a Successful Pharmacy-Based Immunization Practice. This publication provides panelists’ perspectives from the FIP World Congress on the value of improving access to immunizations through interprofessional collaboration, approaches to overcoming barriers/challenges, and steps that can be taken toward effectively implementing pharmacy-based immunizations.

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