Vaccines are Safe

Young Masked Girl Getting Vaccinated

Be Informed and Know the Facts

The United States has a long-standing vaccine safety program that ensures that vaccines are as safe as possible. As new information becomes available, the vaccine safety system is updated and improved to stay current with the newest scientific knowledge. Present statistics show that the current U.S. vaccine supply is the safest in history.

Videos

HPV Roundtable TV Playlist for Parents

See 12 videos on why the HPV vaccine is valuable, necessary, safe, effective, and affordable for everyone. You can protect your adolescent child from preventable diseases.

The Journey of Your Child's Vaccine

This video describes the journey of a vaccine for children from development through post-licensure monitoring. Learn about the three phases of clinical trials, vaccine licensing and manufacturing, how a vaccine is added to the U.S. Recommended Immunization Schedule, and how FDA and CDC monitor vaccine safety after the public begin using the vaccine.

HPV Cancer Prevention Do It for Your Kids

This three-minute video by cancer survivors tells their stories and gives their perspectives on vaccination against cancer.

Resources

The Voices for Vaccines Podcast 

This podcast discusses the latest news about vaccines and the impact they have on our communities, our families, and our friendships.

CDC Vaccine Safety

The United States’ long-standing vaccine safety program closely and constantly monitors the safety of vaccines.  

CDC What Is in Vaccines? 

Today’s vaccines use only the ingredients they need to be as safe and effective as possible.

Additional Resources

Additional Resources for Parents 

See additional resources for parents on the HPV Roundtable website.