Julie A Bettinger

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes, beliefs and behaviours of older adults about pneumococcal immunization, a Public Health Agency of Canada/Canadian Institutes of Health Research Influenza Research Network (PCIRN) investigation
    Amy Schneeberg
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    BMC Public Health 14:442. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Diversity of Canadian meningococcal serogroup B isolates and estimated coverage by an investigational meningococcal serogroup B vaccine (4CMenB)
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver V5Z4H4, Canada Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:124-30. 2013
  3. pmc Molecular characterization of rotavirus isolates from select Canadian pediatric hospitals
    Andrew McDermid
    National Microbiology Laboratory, Winnipeg, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 12:306. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Controlling serogroup B invasive meningococcal disease: the Canadian perspective
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, A5 950 West 28th Street, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4H4, Canada
    Expert Rev Vaccines 12:505-17. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The disease burden of invasive meningococcal serogroup B disease in Canada
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:e20-5. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The effect of routine vaccination on invasive pneumococcal infections in Canadian children, Immunization Monitoring Program, Active 2000-2007
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Vaccine 28:2130-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint The impact of childhood meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine programs in Canada
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:220-4. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine programs in Canadian children: interim analysis
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    Vaccine 30:4023-7. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Burden of seasonal influenza in children with neurodevelopmental conditions
    Catherine Burton
    From the Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Stollery Children s Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Québec Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario and Canadian Center for Vaccinology, IWK Health Center, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 33:710-4. 2014
  10. pmc Elevated inflammatory mediators in adults with oculorespiratory syndrome following influenza immunization: a public health agency of Canada/Canadian Institutes of Health Research Influenza Research Network Study
    Mona Al-Dabbagh
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 20:1108-14. 2013

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes, beliefs and behaviours of older adults about pneumococcal immunization, a Public Health Agency of Canada/Canadian Institutes of Health Research Influenza Research Network (PCIRN) investigation
    Amy Schneeberg
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    BMC Public Health 14:442. 2014
    ..Fewer Canadian seniors are vaccinated against pneumococcal disease than receive the influenza vaccine annually. Improved understanding of factors influencing pneumococcal vaccination among older adults is needed to improve vaccine uptake...
  2. doi request reprint Diversity of Canadian meningococcal serogroup B isolates and estimated coverage by an investigational meningococcal serogroup B vaccine (4CMenB)
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver V5Z4H4, Canada Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:124-30. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Molecular characterization of rotavirus isolates from select Canadian pediatric hospitals
    Andrew McDermid
    National Microbiology Laboratory, Winnipeg, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 12:306. 2012
    ..Secondly we identified rotavirus strains that differed genetically from those included in the vaccines and which could affect vaccine effectiveness...
  4. doi request reprint Controlling serogroup B invasive meningococcal disease: the Canadian perspective
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, A5 950 West 28th Street, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4H4, Canada
    Expert Rev Vaccines 12:505-17. 2013
    ..In this article, the authors provide an overview of the Canadian epidemiology, serogroup B vaccine characteristics, potential strain coverage, immunization strategies and remaining postmarketing research questions...
  5. doi request reprint The disease burden of invasive meningococcal serogroup B disease in Canada
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:e20-5. 2013
    ..New serogroup B vaccines may offer the potential for prevention and control. This report examines the disease burden caused by serogroup B invasive meningococcal infections...
  6. doi request reprint The effect of routine vaccination on invasive pneumococcal infections in Canadian children, Immunization Monitoring Program, Active 2000-2007
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Vaccine 28:2130-6. 2010
    ..Cefotaxime/ceftriaxone resistance remained unchanged at 2% of isolates annually. Universal pneumococcal conjugate infant immunization programs have dramatically decreased cases of invasive pneumococcal disease...
  7. doi request reprint The impact of childhood meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine programs in Canada
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:220-4. 2009
    ..The staggered implementation of universal childhood meningococcal C conjugate (MenC) immunization programs across Canada offers an opportunity to evaluate the influence of these programs...
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine programs in Canadian children: interim analysis
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    Vaccine 30:4023-7. 2012
    ..To assess antibody titers afforded by meningococcal C- (MenC) tetanus toxoid conjugate vaccine at 12 months of age in three different immunization schedules...
  9. ncbi request reprint Burden of seasonal influenza in children with neurodevelopmental conditions
    Catherine Burton
    From the Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Stollery Children s Hospital, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Québec Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario and Canadian Center for Vaccinology, IWK Health Center, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 33:710-4. 2014
    ..We describe the burden of influenza in hospitalized children with NNC, focusing on those without potential airway compromise...
  10. pmc Elevated inflammatory mediators in adults with oculorespiratory syndrome following influenza immunization: a public health agency of Canada/Canadian Institutes of Health Research Influenza Research Network Study
    Mona Al-Dabbagh
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 20:1108-14. 2013
    ..Further investigations are warranted, as they might identify subjects who are at risk for ORS prior to vaccination. ..
  11. doi request reprint Ongoing control of Haemophilus influenzae type B infections in Canadian children, 2004-2007
    David W Scheifele
    Division of Pediatric Infectious and Immunologic Diseases, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:755-7. 2008
    ..Surveillance at 12 pediatric centers in 2004-2007 indicates that vaccine failures remain rare and case totals approach an irreducible minimum, with no age shift...
  12. ncbi request reprint Invasive pneumococcal infections in Canadian children, 1998-2003: implications for new vaccination programs
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Centre, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Public Health 98:111-5. 2007
    ..We conducted active surveillance for invasive pneumococcal disease to assess the serotype and antibiotic resistance patterns in Canada prior to universal infant immunization programs, in most provinces...
  13. doi request reprint Pandemic influenza in Canadian children: a summary of hospitalized pediatric cases
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Vaccine 28:3180-4. 2010
    ..Close to 50% of children received antiviral medication. Two children died from the infection. The pediatric risk groups affected and course of disease caused by pandemic H1N1 appear similar to seasonal influenza...
  14. pmc Heterogeneity of rotavirus testing and admitting practices for gastroenteritis among 12 tertiary care pediatric hospitals: Implications for surveillance
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Centre, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol 22:15-8. 2011
    ..Understanding this variation is important when interpreting surveillance data and estimating the cost-effectiveness of rotavirus vaccination programs...
  15. doi request reprint Immunogenicity of 2 doses of HPV vaccine in younger adolescents vs 3 doses in young women: a randomized clinical trial
    Simon R M Dobson
    Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    JAMA 309:1793-802. 2013
    ..Global use of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines to prevent cervical cancer is impeded by cost. A 2-dose schedule for girls may be possible...
  16. doi request reprint Influenza vaccination in paediatric nurses: cross-sectional study of coverage, refusal, and factors in acceptance
    Seamus P Norton
    Department of Paediatrics, British Columbia s Children s Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Vaccine 26:2942-8. 2008
    ..We also sought to identify the reasons for which nurses refuse the influenza vaccine and predictors of future vaccination intent...
  17. doi request reprint Commonly invasive serotypes of Streptococcus pneumoniae trigger a reduced innate immune response compared with serotypes rarely responsible for invasive infection
    Thomas S T Burgess
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious and Immunological Diseases, BC Children s Hospital and Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 53:136-9. 2008
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Acceptability of Internet adverse event self-reporting for pandemic and seasonal influenza immunization among health care workers
    Keswadee Lapphra
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, Department of Pediatrics, British Columbia Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Vaccine 28:6199-202. 2010
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint The effect of changing from whole-cell to acellular pertussis vaccine on the epidemiology of hospitalized children with pertussis in Canada
    Julie A Bettinger
    Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:31-5. 2007
    ..To assess effects on pertussis epidemiology of this nationwide change, we analyzed hospitalizations during 1991-2004 using the Canadian Immunization Monitoring Program, Active (IMPACT) pertussis database...