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How Can We Improve Childhood Vaccination?

A vocal few Canadians hold anti-vaccine views, but they are not the main reason for insufficient childhood vaccination coverage across Canada. This video looks at how a much more sensible strategy to reverse falling vaccine rates among Canadian children would be to target parents classified as “fence-sitters” – those who partially but  not fully immunize their children.

For more information on how Canada can improve immunization rates among children, read In Need of a Booster: How to Improve Childhood Vaccination Coverage in Canada, by Colin Busby, Aaron Jacobs and Ramya Muthukumaran.

Pour regarder la vidéo en français, cliquez ici.
 
To watch the Institute video on how to improve imnmunization rates among adults, click here.

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