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Summary of CDC ACIP June 2024 Meeting Outcomes

During the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) meeting from June 26-28, 2024, several vaccine-related decisions were made:

  1. RSV Vaccines for Adults:
    • Adults aged 75 and older are recommended to receive a single dose of the RSV vaccine.
    • Adults aged 60 to 74 with chronic medical conditions or living in nursing homes are also recommended to receive a single RSV vaccine dose.
  2. Vaxelis Vaccine for AI/AN Infants:
    • Vaxelis, combined with PRP-OMP (PedvaxHIB), received a unanimous recommendation for preferential use in American Indian and Alaska Native infants due to its Hib component.
  3. COVID-19 Vaccine Update:
    • A universal recommendation was made for all individuals aged 6 months and older to receive the updated 2024-2025 COVID-19 vaccine, expected to be available in fall 2024.
  4. Influenza Vaccines for 2024-2025:
    • Routine vaccination was recommended for everyone aged 6 months and older.
    • High-dose and adjuvanted influenza vaccines were recommended for solid organ transplant recipients aged 18-64.
  5. Pneumococcal Vaccine (PCV21):
    • PCV21 was recommended as an option for adults aged 19 years and older already recommended to receive a pneumococcal conjugate vaccine.
  6. Other Discussions:
    • Dengue vaccine discontinuation in the U.S. and potential optimization of the adolescent meningococcal vaccine schedule were discussed.
    • Real-world data on vaccine safety and effectiveness for RSV maternal/pediatric vaccines and a new monoclonal antibody for infants were reviewed.
    • A new workgroup was formed to review HPV vaccination guidance, focusing on the number of doses and vaccination ages.

These recommendations, pending approval by the CDC Director, will be published in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report as official CDC public health guidance.

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