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About Us

Our Mission

Vaccines.gov offers reliable, easy-to-understand information from the federal government on vaccines, immunizations, and vaccine-preventable diseases.

Whether you want trusted vaccination information for yourself, a loved one, or others in your community, we can help you find what you need.


Vaccines.gov offers health information for your general knowledge. The information on this site does not replace professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. If you have questions about your health, talk with your doctor or other health care provider. Read our disclaimers.

How to Share Our Information

We encourage you to share information from our site with your friends, family, patients, or website users.

Most of the information on Vaccines.gov is in the public domain. That means you can copy and distribute it for free, but we request that you give credit to Vaccines.gov as the source. If you adapt or modify these materials, please remove all Vaccines.gov citations and logos.

All copyrighted content is labeled. If you’d like to share copyrighted content, contact the owner of that material.

Are you a website manager? We encourage you to link to Vaccines.gov or add our videos and tools to your site.

Our Collaborative Partners

The Office of Infectious Disease and HIV/AIDS Policy (OIDP) manages Vaccines.gov. OIDP is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

We work with multiple federal agencies to maintain the most up-to-date vaccine information. These partners verify the accuracy and reliability of our content:

Last Reviewed: August 2020