Update: Availability of Rabies Vaccine and Immune Globulin
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently reported a limited or unavailable supply for both rabies vaccine and rabies immune globulin.
Improving Adolescent & Young Adult Depression Screening in Indiana Practices
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Confirmed Mumps Exposure At The FFA Convention
The Marion County Public Health Department and ISDH are investigating a confirmed case of mumps in an individual who attended the National FFA Convention.
Identification of Disseminated Gonococcal Infection (DGI) Cases in Indiana
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) continues to investigate a cluster of what is now ten cases of DGI in southwest Michigan over the past 3 months.
Recent Identification of Candida auris Case in Indiana
The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) recently identified a patient infected with Candida auris (C. auris).
Two New Vaping Related Deaths
Update on Severe Respiratory Illness among Persons Who Reported Vaping.
William Cooke, MD, Honored With Ryan White Distinguished Leadership Award
IAFP member William Cooke, MD, FAAFP, AAHIVS, will present the Ryan White & William L. Yarber Lecture and receive the Ryan White Distinguished Leadership Award.
Health Officials Confirm First Vaping-Related Death Of An Indiana Resident
The ISDH has confirmed the first death of an adult Indiana resident due to severe lung injury who reported vaping. Nationally, this is the third reported death.
Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus Activity Detected in Northern Indiana
Eastern equine encephalitis virus (EEEV) is a reportable mosquito-borne virus that can be transmitted in Indiana by mosquitoes of the genera Aedes, Coquillettidia, and Culex.
Severe Respiratory Illness Among Indiana Residents Who Reported Vaping
The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) has been responding to reports of individuals with severe acute respiratory illness who reported recent vaping or dabbing (vaping marijuana oils, extracts, or concentrates).
Tobacco 21 Press Conferences in South Bend and Terre Haute
Senator Todd Young will head to South Bend on 5/29 and Terre Haute on 5/31 to share legislation he recently introduced in Congress that would prohibit the purchase of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, to anyone under the age of 21.
Healthcare Providers Reminded to Stay Vigilant Against Hepatitis A as Outbreak Tops 1,400 Cases
Indiana has been experiencing an outbreak of hepatitis A for more than 18 months, and new cases continue to be identified.
2019 IAFP Research Day Prize Winners
Congratulations to this year's IAFP Research Day prize winners!
Recommendations for Adult Measles Vaccination
ISDH has shared additional measles information in their latest Health Alert, clarifying vaccination recommendations.
Updated Measles Guide
The Indiana State Department of Health is distributing an updated Measles Guide for Healthcare Providers.
VIM-producing CRPA among Adult Patients Who Underwent Bariatric Surgery In Mexico
Several state health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are investigating 16 infections of Verona Integron-mediated Metallo-ß-lactamase (VIM)-producing carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa (CRPA) among adult patients who underwent bariatric surgery in Mexico.
Confirmed Mumps Outbreak At IU Bloomington
The Monroe County Health Department, Indiana University (IU) – Bloomington, and the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) are investigating an outbreak of mumps among university students.
Confirmed Mumps Cases At IU Bloomington
The Monroe County Health Department, IU – Bloomington, and the ISDH are investigating two confirmed cases of mumps in university students.
New HIV ECHO Tele-mentoring Program Launches February 14
New HIV ECHO Tele-mentoring Program Launches February 14.
Providers Advised To Remain Vigilant As Measles Activity Increases Across The US
The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is urging providers across the state to be aware of recent increased measles activity across the United States.