The Centers For Disease Control has an outstanding textbook, Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable DiseasesThe Pink Book: Course Textbook – 13th Edition (2015). The book is available online and a print copy can be purchased.
The 13th Edition Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases, a.k.a. the “Pink Book,” provides physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, and others with the most comprehensive information on routinely used vaccines and the diseases they prevent.
Six appendices contain a wealth of reference materials including: vaccine minimum ages and intervals, current and discontinued vaccines, vaccine contents, foreign vaccine terms, and more.
To view online or download to print specific sections, see links below.
– Order a bound copy from the Public Health Foundation Learning Resource Center.