Increasing Access to Adult Immunization in Massachusetts

Residents of Massachusetts benefit from a universal select childhood vaccine program, and Massachusetts has some of the highest childhood vaccination rates in the nation. Adults, however, have less access to vaccine supplies, services, and information, and rates have lagged behind.

Dianne Perlmutter: I began working in HIV when…

I got involved in the AIDS epidemic very inadvertently: A friend of mine who was working at Massachusetts Department of Public Health in the late eighties called and said they needed the expertise of those of us involved in developing community-based, long-term care services for elders.