Individual decision-making and childhood vaccination
ECDC organised a meeting among invited experts to exchange cross-disciplinary perspectives on the issue of MMR vaccination refusal among the general European population.
Questions and answers about childhood vaccination
Commonly asked questions about vaccines and immunisation with suggested answers that can be used to assist with conversations with patients, parents or caregivers, or made into information sheets.
Let’s talk about protection: enhancing childhood vaccination uptake
Helping parents to understand vaccination and supporting their choice to get their children protected is one of the most important aspects of the work of a primary healthcare professional. Effectively communicating and addressing patients’ concerns is a task that could require effort, skills and time. Family doctors, nurses and other vaccination providers should feel comfortable when discussing vaccination and motivating carers to get children protected.