Amanda C Cohn

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention and control of meningococcal disease: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
    Amanda C Cohn
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 62:1-28. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Meningococcal vaccines: current issues and future strategies
    Amanda C Cohn
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd MS C 25, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Drugs 73:1147-55. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Changes in Neisseria meningitidis disease epidemiology in the United States, 1998-2007: implications for prevention of meningococcal disease
    Amanda C Cohn
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:184-91. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Preventing tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis among adults: use of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid and acellular pertussis vaccine recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and recommendation of ACIP, supported b
    Katrina Kretsinger
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 55:1-37. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Invasive Haemophilus influenzae in the United States, 1999-2008: epidemiology and outcomes
    Daniel J Livorsi
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, The Atlanta VA Medical Center, 1670 Clairmont Road, Mail Code 151 ID, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect 65:496-504. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Haemophilus influenzae type b disease and vaccine booster dose deferral, United States, 1998-2009
    Elizabeth C Briere
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS C 25, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 130:414-20. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Prolonged university outbreak of meningococcal disease associated with a serogroup B strain rarely seen in the United States
    Sema Mandal
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS C 25, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 57:344-8. 2013
  8. pmc Haemophilus haemolyticus isolates causing clinical disease
    Raydel Anderson
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Disease Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Infectious and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:2462-5. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Early Impact of the US Tdap vaccination program on pertussis trends
    Tami H Skoff
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mail Stop C 25, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:344-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Current epidemiology and trends in invasive Haemophilus influenzae disease--United States, 1989-2008
    Jessica R MacNeil
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:1230-6. 2011

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention and control of meningococcal disease: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
    Amanda C Cohn
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 62:1-28. 2013
    ..Guidelines for antimicrobial chemoprophylaxis and for evaluation and management of suspected outbreaks of meningococcal disease also are provided...
  2. doi request reprint Meningococcal vaccines: current issues and future strategies
    Amanda C Cohn
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd MS C 25, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Drugs 73:1147-55. 2013
    ..Serogroup B meningococcal vaccines are protein-based vaccines, with the first approved in early 2013. Understanding the potential impact of serogroup B vaccines is critical to developing future meningococcal vaccination strategies...
  3. doi request reprint Changes in Neisseria meningitidis disease epidemiology in the United States, 1998-2007: implications for prevention of meningococcal disease
    Amanda C Cohn
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:184-91. 2010
    ..This report describes the epidemiologic features of meningococcal disease in the United States from January 1998 through December 2007, before and during implementation of adolescent quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccination...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preventing tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis among adults: use of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid and acellular pertussis vaccine recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and recommendation of ACIP, supported b
    Katrina Kretsinger
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 55:1-37. 2006
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Invasive Haemophilus influenzae in the United States, 1999-2008: epidemiology and outcomes
    Daniel J Livorsi
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, The Atlanta VA Medical Center, 1670 Clairmont Road, Mail Code 151 ID, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect 65:496-504. 2012
    ..The current project describes the characteristics and clinical outcomes of pediatric and adult patients with invasive H. influenzae (HI) and, through multivariable analysis, identifies risk factors for in-hospital mortality...
  6. ncbi request reprint Haemophilus influenzae type b disease and vaccine booster dose deferral, United States, 1998-2009
    Elizabeth C Briere
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS C 25, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 130:414-20. 2012
    ..In response to a limited vaccine supply that began in 2007, Hib booster doses were deferred for 18 months...
  7. doi request reprint Prolonged university outbreak of meningococcal disease associated with a serogroup B strain rarely seen in the United States
    Sema Mandal
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS C 25, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 57:344-8. 2013
    ..Unlike that for serogroups prevented by quadrivalent meningococcal vaccines, public health response to outbreaks of serogroup B meningococcal disease is limited by lack of a US licensed vaccine...
  8. pmc Haemophilus haemolyticus isolates causing clinical disease
    Raydel Anderson
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Disease Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Infectious and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:2462-5. 2012
    ..All cases had different symptoms and presentations. Our study suggests that a testing scheme that includes reliable PCR assays and standard microbiological methods should be used in order to improve H. haemolyticus identification...
  9. doi request reprint Early Impact of the US Tdap vaccination program on pertussis trends
    Tami H Skoff
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mail Stop C 25, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:344-9. 2012
    ..To evaluate the impact of the adolescent Tdap (tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis vaccine) vaccination program on pertussis trends in the United States...
  10. doi request reprint Current epidemiology and trends in invasive Haemophilus influenzae disease--United States, 1989-2008
    Jessica R MacNeil
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:1230-6. 2011
    ..With the introduction of Haemophilus influenzae serotype b (Hib) conjugate vaccines, there has been a dramatic reduction of Hib disease in young children and the epidemiological trends of invasive H. influenzae have shifted...
  11. pmc Haemophilus influenzae type b carriage among young children in metropolitan Atlanta in the context of vaccine shortage and booster dose deferral
    Jennifer Dolan Thomas
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 18:2178-80. 2011
    ..S. Hib vaccine shortage did not result in widespread Hib carriage in Atlanta, as the Hib carriage rate was found to be 0.3% (1/342). Hib colonization was significantly more common among males and day care attendees...
  12. ncbi request reprint Preventing tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis among adolescents: use of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid and acellular pertussis vaccines recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
    Karen R Broder
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Division, National Immunization Program, CDC, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 55:1-34. 2006
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Early estimate of the effectiveness of quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine
    Jessica R MacNeil
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:451-5. 2011
    ..The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommends MenACWYD for all adolescents 11 to 18 years of age and others at increased risk for meningococcal disease...
  14. doi request reprint Meningococcal conjugate vaccination among adolescents aged 13-17 years, United States, 2007
    Peng Jun Lu
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 28:2350-5. 2010
    ..In August 2007, vaccination recommendations were expanded for all adolescents 11-18 years...
  15. ncbi request reprint Persistence of serogroup C antibody responses following quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccination in United States military personnel
    Manisha Patel
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS C 25, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:3805-9. 2014
    ..66μg/mL at 3 years, and significantly lower than the MPSV4 group at all time-points. Anti-MenC responses wane following vaccination with MenACYWD; a booster dose is needed to maintain protective levels of circulating antibody. ..
  16. doi request reprint Pertussis Pseudo-outbreak linked to specimens contaminated by Bordetella pertussis DNA From clinic surfaces
    Sema Mandal
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e424-30. 2012
    ..We aimed to determine whether Bordetella pertussis was the causative agent and advise on control interventions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Meningococcal disease: shifting epidemiology and genetic mechanisms that may contribute to serogroup C virulence
    Jessica R MacNeil
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road Northeast, MS C 09, Atlanta, GA, 30333, USA
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 13:374-9. 2011
    ..This review highlights the current epidemiology of meningococcal disease in Europe and United States, as well as genetic mechanisms that may affect virulence of serogroup C strains and effectiveness of new vaccines...
  18. ncbi request reprint Emergence of ciprofloxacin-resistant Neisseria meningitidis in North America
    Henry M Wu
    Office of Workforce and Career Development, and the Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:886-92. 2009
    ..Ciprofloxacin-resistant N. meningitidis has emerged in North America...
  19. doi request reprint Adolescent immunizations and other clinical preventive services: a needle and a hook?
    Karen R Broder
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 121:S25-34. 2008
    ..Studies are needed to evaluate the effect of new immunizations on adolescent preventive health care visits, delivery of clinical preventive services, and health outcomes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Immunizations in the United States: a rite of passage
    Amanda C Cohn
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 52:669-93, v. 2005
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Effects of a nationwide Hib vaccine shortage on vaccination coverage in the United States
    Tammy A Santibanez
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 30:941-7. 2012
    ....