National Vaccine Advisory Committee (NVAC)
Established in 1987, the National Vaccine Advisory Committee (NVAC) recommends ways to achieve optimal prevention of human infectious diseases through vaccine development, and provides direction to prevent adverse reactions to vaccines. This advice is presented to the Assistant Secretary for Health who serves as the Director of National Vaccine Program on matters related to program responsibilities.
Read our latest NVAC report: Reducing Patient and Provider Barriers to Maternal Immunizations
Functions of NVAC