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American Academy of Pediatrics

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a private membership organization representing 60,000 pediatricians. The AAP issues vaccination guidelines for its members and works to increase vaccine use and mandatory vaccination of all children.


The mission of CMSRI is to provide scientific research to address gaps in the knowledge about the biological and genetic risk factors for vaccine induced brain and immune dysfunction, evaluate biological and genetic reactivity of vaccine additives, research effects of multiple vaccine exposure, evaluate bias in reporting vaccine risks and benefits and more related research and analysis. CMSRI's current research focus is on vaccine safety due to high levels of and further expected increases in vaccination.

Cochrane Collaboration

The Cochrane Collaboration is an international not-for-profit and independent organization founded in 1993 and named after the British epidemiologist, Archie Cochrane.  Over 4,600 Cochrane Reviews are available online as part of The Cochrane Library, as is a free online course on the fundamentals of evidence-based healthcare concepts - Understanding Evidence-based Healthcare:  A Foundation for Action.

Consumers United for Evidence-based Healthcare

Consumers United for Evidence-based Healthcare (CUE) Created in 2003, CUE is a national coalition of health and consumer advocacy organizations committed to empowering consumers to make the best use of evidence-based healthcare (EBHC). CUE activities are supported by the United States Cochrane Center (USCC), one of 13 centers worldwide that contribute to the Cochrane Collaboration. Podcasts about evidence-based healthcare are on the CUE website. 

Every Child By Two

Every Child By Two (ECBT) was founded by Rosalynn Carter and Betty Bumpers in 1991 to increase and enforce mandatory vaccination laws and raise awareness of the “critical need for timely immunizations and to foster a systematic way to immunize all of America’s children by age two. To forward its agenda, ECBT enlists the support of elected officials and their spouses, concerned community leaders, and representatives of many national organizations.” Funded in part by vaccine manufacturers, ECBT has worked for the creation of electronic vaccine tracking systems to monitor the vaccination status of all Americans for the purpose of increasing vaccination rates.

Focus for Health Foundation

Focus for Health Foundation was founded by Barry and Dolly Segal to put an end to the needless harm of children by vaccination and other environmental factors. The mission of the Focus for Health Foundation (FFH) is to fund advocacy, education, investigation, and research that reveal the causes of the autism epidemic and the rise of chronic illness occurring around the globe. They support efforts to increase public awareness of the connection between hazardous environmental exposures, the immune system, and quality of health.


The mission of GreenMedInfo is to provide convenient and open access to the biomedical research available on the therapeutic value of natural substances in disease prevention and treatment. They also provide a video-based learning site GreenMedTV.com for an evidence-based resource to determine the potential or actual therapeutic value of vitamins, minerals, herbs and foods. For relevant information delivered directly to you, sign up for their daily and weekly newsletters.

Immunization Action Coalition (IAC)

Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) was established in 1992 and is funded by the Centers for Disease Control and vaccine manufacturers to “increase immunization rates and prevent disease by creating and distributing educational materials for health professionals and the public that enhance the delivery of safe and effective immunization services.” The IAC supports mandatory vaccination of all children.

Institute for Vaccine Safety

Institute for Vaccine Safety was established in 1997 at Johns Hopkins School of Public Health to provide an independent assessment of vaccines and vaccine safety to help guide decision makers and educate physicians, the public and the media about key issues surrounding the safety of vaccines and prevention of disease. The Institute supports vaccination of all children with all government recommended vaccines.

Institute of Medicine

Institute of Medicine was established in 1970 under the charter of the National Academy of Sciences. The IOM evaluates scientific, medical and public policy issues for federal agencies, health professionals, the private sector and the public. During the past two decades, IOM has convened physician committees to evaluated and publish reports on vaccine safety and vaccine policy issues at the request of Congress under the National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986 as well as the Centers for Disease Control.

Dr. Nass

Dr. Nass has treated over 800 patients with complex disorders during her 34 year career in internal medicine. This blog by Meryl Nass, M.D. began in 2007 focusing on anthrax vaccine, and later expanded to other public health and political issues. As a recognized expert on Anthrax and bioterrorism, some of her most-cited papers include one investigating Zimbabwe's major anthrax epidemic and a review of anthrax vaccine's usefulness in biological warfare.

Nurses Against Mandatory Vaccines

Nurses Against Mandatory Vaccines is a non-partisan organization formed to stand against forced and mandatory vaccination policies and privacy violations in the workplace. They advocate for healthcare workers to have the right to stand up against forced vaccination policies, intimidation, harassment, threat of loss of job, or privacy violations in their healthcare by their employer, co-workers, or the public.

SaneVax, Inc.

SaneVax, Inc. is a non-profit organization established to promote only Safe, Affordable, Necessary & Effective vaccines and vaccination practices through education and information. The SaneVax website provides the latest news on vaccines, including those currently being developed and tested, with links to scientific studies on their potential safety, efficacy and need. They offer links to vaccine-injury physicians and other related resources as well as pre-vaccination HPV PCR DNA sequencing to help insure you don't increase your risk of developing precancerous lesions or cancer by consenting to HPV vaccination.

Suzanne Humphries

Suzanne Humphries is a conventionally educated medical doctor and board certified Nephrologist, and received her medical degree from Temple University Medical School in Philadelphia, PA. She co-authored the book Dissolving Illusions: Diseases, Vaccines and the Forgotten History and has been interviewed on numerous international radio, news and television broadcasts.

Dr. Tenpenny

Dr. Tenpenny is an outspoken advocate for free choice in healthcare, including the right to refuse vaccination. She is a graduate of the University of Toledo in Toledo, Ohio and has been board certified in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine since 1995 (AOBNMM). Dr. Tenpenny has written two best-selling books, “FOWL! Bird Flu: It’s Not What You Think” and “Saying No To Vaccines: A Resource Guide for All Ages.” In addition to appearing on hundreds of radio and national television programs (including Dr. Oz), she has also worked as a Medical Consultant for Parker Hannifin. On her website you’ll find information and links to articles showing the hazards of vaccines and the options you have for being healthy and vaccine-free.

Vaccine Impact News

Vaccine Impact News is a sub-topic in the Medicine Watch category of the Health Impact News network. This news network features stories on vaccine safety that impact your health, but are rarely covered by the mainstream media.

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